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Definition(s):

  1. (n) cut of meat or fish including at least part of the backbone
  2. (n) backbone of an animal
  3. (v) cut through the backbone of an animal

Usage(s):

  1. In the evening Fox croft girls wear white crepe de chine, all alike, no chance for rich little girls to show off.
  2. It soon burned to the ground and with it the belongings of 40 of the younger Walker girlsgreen wool and cotton uniforms, white crepe de chine evening dresses, riding habits.

News

  1. Summer Arts Roundup: Exhibitions and Reviews

    There will be an opening reception at City Art featuring paintings by Claire K. Farrell on Thursday, June 20 from 6-8 pm. Her exhibition titled “The Wright Stuff” consists of mixed media works on paper that combine monotype, chine collé, collage, solar plate etching, or drawing.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Free Times

  2. NYU denies Beijing scuttled Chen Guangcheng's fellowship

    Chinese activist and whistle-blower Chen Guangcheng is accusing New York University of submitting to Chinese pressure in pulling a fellowship position he had held since arriving in the United States last year.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Christian Science Monitor via Yahoo! News

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Quotes

  1. "If CHOGM is any use then it should be raised there, because it concerns many other countries, some larger, some smaller than the rogue Chine port city," Mr Whitlam said.
    on Nov 24, 2005 By: Gough Whitlam Source: NEWS.com.au

  2. "It appeared to impact the starboard chine area," Poindexter said. "The impact appears to be less than what we experienced on (the last mission) and we'll certainly take a look at this throughout the evening and through the day tomorrow."
    on Jul 15, 2009 By: Alan Poindexter Source: CNET News

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