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
to cut or cut down (lumber, a tree, etc.) with a chain saw. to use a chain saw. n. also chain saw, chain-saw; 1818 as a surgical apparatus; 1835 in the saw mill sense, from chain (n.) + saw (n.).
a person who stands in the chains to take soundings; leadsman.