chunk chunk  /ˈtʃəŋk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a compact mass
  2. (n) a substantial amount
  3. (v) put together indiscriminately
  4. (v) group or chunk together in a certain order or place side by side

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News

  1. Deja vu for Dole as CEO makes bid to take company private again

    David H. Murdock, who last took over Dole Food in 2003, has made an unsolicited buyout offer for the 60% chunk of the company he doesn't already own. Billionaire David H. Murdock has made an unsolicited buyout offer for the 60% chunk of Dole Food Co. that he doesn't already own, valuing the Westlake Village company at nearly $1.1 billion.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. US-TELEVISION Summary

    Oprah Winfrey Donates $12 Million to Smithsonian's Black History Museum By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Oprah Winfrey has donated a small chunk of her estimated $2.8 billion net worth to help build The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. 'Hunger Games,' 'Law & Order' Actors Join History's 'Vikings' By Jethro Nededog LOS ANFGELES (TheWrap.com ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Oprah Winfrey Donates $12 Million to Smithsonian's Black History Museum

    By Jethro Nededog LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - Oprah Winfrey has donated a small chunk of her estimated $2.8 billion net worth to help build The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture. The OWN chairman and CEO has just donated $12 million to the museum's capital fund. Combined with a previous donation of $1 million, Winfrey's $13 million is the museum's largest ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. According to a transcript and audio of the ad being circulated by the Obama camp, the radio spot presents a clip of Obama saying, "The Republicans were the party of ideas for a pretty long chunk of time there over the last 10, 15 years."
    on Jan 23, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: Washington Post

  2. He wrote "Georgia on a Fast Train" and "I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal (But I'm Gonna Be a Diamond Someday)" and has recorded more than 20 albums.
    on Jun 15, 2010 By: Billy Joe Shaver Source: KWTX

  3. "The whole point is to go and hide in a big chunk of ocean and not be found. They tend to go around very slowly and not make much noise," Saunders said.
    on Feb 16, 2009 By: Stephen Saunders Source: International Herald Tribune

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