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English definition of “chip”

chip

noun [C] (SPORT)    /tʃɪp/
a kick in football or a hit in golf , in which the ball goes high into the air for a short time : His splendid chip from the 18 yard line caught the goalkeeper off his line .
(Definition of chip noun (SPORT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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