a wire basket for holding potato chips, etc, while frying in deep fat
a basket made of thin strips of wood, used esp for packing fruit
[chip-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈtʃɪpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/ noun 1. a low grade of cardboard, used as a backing for pads of paper, a stiffener for photographs in mailing, etc. 2. a thin, stiff sheet material made from wastepaper. 3. a type of made from compressed waste wood bound together with synthetic resin. /ˈtʃɪpˌbɔːd/ noun 1. a thin rigid […]
- Chip box
- Chip creep
hardware Gradual loosening of an integrated circuit (“chip”) in its socket as a result of expansion and contraction during the normal heating and cooling cycles of an electronic system, combined with vibration, e.g. due to cooling fans. The chip can loosen to the point that poor electrical contact between chip and socket reduces the signal […]
[chip-uh-wahy-uh n] /ˌtʃɪp əˈwaɪ ən/ noun, plural Chipewyans (especially collectively) Chipewyan for 1. 1. a member of a North American Indian tribe that inhabits northwestern Canada between Hudson Bay and the Rocky Mountains. 2. the Athabaskan language spoken by the Chipewyan.