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chlorine a substance that is one of the chemical elements. It combines with sodium to form table salt. It is also used in making bleach. Chlorine is poisonous in its pure gas form. (symbol: Cl)
chlorophyll the green matter in the leaves and stems of plants that is necessary to produce food for plants from sunlight.
chocolate a food substance that is made from ground cacao seeds. Chocolate is not sweet, but it is often used in candy and other sweet foods. It is also used in making certain kinds of sauces. [6 definitions]
chocolate bar a candy bar made mostly with chocolate.
choice the act of picking or choosing; selection. [5 definitions]
choir a group of people who sing together, especially a group that sings religious music; chorus.
choke to stop or prevent the breathing of by squeezing or blocking the windpipe. [4 definitions]
choke up to become unable to speak because of strong emotion or stress. [2 definitions]
cholesterol a white substance, found in the tissues of humans and animals, which acts to clean the bloodstream and surrounds certain nerves. Cholesterol is made in the body but can also be obtained from animal foods such as meat and cheese.
choose to pick one or more from a group. [2 definitions]
chop1 to cut by using of a sharp tool. [4 definitions]
chopstick one of a pair of thin sticks used for eating, especially in Asian countries.
chord1 a line that connects two points on a circle.
chord2 three or more musical notes played at the same time.
chore a routine task around the house or yard. [2 definitions]
chorus a group of people who sing together. [3 definitions]
chose past tense of choose.
chosen past participle of choose.
chow1 (informal) food.
chow2 a Chinese breed of dog. Chows are sturdy dogs of medium size with a thick red or black coat, a black tongue, and a tail that curls over the back.
chowder a thick soup in which clams, fish, or corn are added to potatoes and onions in a milk or tomato base.