a group of islands in the S Pacific, E of and belonging to New Zealand. 372 sq. mi. (963 sq. km).
a group of islands in the S Pacific Ocean, forming a county of South Island, New Zealand: consists of the main islands of Chatham, Pitt, and several rocky islets. Chief settlement: Waitangi. Pop: 609 (2006 est). Area: 963 sq km (372 sq miles)
/ˈtʃætˌlaɪn/ noun 1. a telephone service enabling callers to join in general conversation with each other noun See chat line
- Chat line
noun a telephone service where several users conduct group discussions; by extension, an Internet site where users conduct group discussions; also called chat room , chatline
[sha-tawn] /ʃaˈtɔ̃/ noun, plural chatons [sha-tawn] /ʃaˈtɔ̃/ (Show IPA) 1. Also called chaton foil. an imitation gem of paste that has its pavilion backed with metal foil or silver to reflect light. 2. a bezel in a ring.
[shuh-toi-uh nt] /ʃəˈtɔɪ ənt/ adjective 1. changing in luster or color: chatoyant silk. 2. Jewelry. reflecting a single streak of light when cut in a cabochon. noun 3. Jewelry. a cabochon-cut gemstone having this reflected streak, as a chrysoberyl cat’s-eye. /ʃəˈtɔɪənt/ adjective 1. having changeable lustre; twinkling 2. (of a gem, esp a cabochon) displaying […]