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chit

noun [C]
 
 
/tʃɪt/ MONEY
a note that shows how much money you owe or have paid for something, or that allows you to do something: Before they can hail a cab or order a bike, staff now need a chit signed by a senior staff member. Each passenger received a chit for $250 in onboard spending.
Translations of “chit”
in Spanish nota…
in French note…
in German der Zettel…
in Chinese (Traditional) 票據, 欠帳字據, 收據…
in Chinese (Simplified) 票据, 欠账字据, 收据…
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