chalkstone chalkstone

Definition(s):

  • (n) a deposit of urates around a joint or in the external ear; diagnostic of advanced or chronic gout

Usage(s):

  • The boy got some chalkstone for himself and began to carve childish versions of the things that interested him most: horses, buffaloes and Indians.

News

  1. Man in his 20s shot to death in Providence

    A man in his 20s has been shot to death in the second homicide of the year in Providence, police said. Officers were called to Chalkstone and River avenues after reports of gunfire just after 1 a.m. Friday. Police said they saw glass and blood on a sidewalk, but could not find the victim. Authorities were later called to Roger Williams Hospital after a report of a man being treated for a gunshot ...
    on February 1, 2014     Source: Boston.com

  2. UPDATE: Man arrested, charged in Providence fatal shooting

    By: Dee DeQuattro Email: ddequattro@abc6.com Twitter: @deedequattro Providence Police are investigating an overnight shooting as a homicide. A man was shot in the area of Chalkstone and River Street
    on January 31, 2014     Source: ABC 6 Providence

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