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chapter

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈtʃæptər/
a local group of members who belong to a larger organization: the New York chapter of the Public Relations Society of America
one of the sections of a large text such as a book, business report, or legal document: Chapter 13 of the Bankruptcy Code
Translations of “chapter”
in Korean 장, 챕터…
in Arabic فَصْل…
in French chapitre…
in Turkish kitabın bölümleri, bir insanın veya tarihin bir dönemi…
in Italian capitolo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 書, 章,回,篇…
in Russian глава, страница истории…
in Polish rozdział…
in Spanish capítulo…
in Portuguese capítulo…
in German das Kapitel…
in Catalan capítol…
in Japanese (本などの)章…
in Chinese (Simplified) 书, 章,回,篇…
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