a length as measured by a surveyor’s chain or tape.
a series of objects connected one after the other, usually in the form of a series of metal rings passing through one another, used either for various purposes requiring a flexible tie with high tensile strength, as for hauling, supporting, or confining, or in various ornamental and decorative forms. Often, chains. something that binds or […]
a belt made up of metal links, used as a conveyor or with a chain gear.
the constellation Andromeda.
noun a metal plate on the side of a vessel, to which the shrouds are attached