- Chip graft
chip graft n. A graft in which small pieces of cartilage or bone are packed into a bone defect.
noun computer science engineer Usage Note slang noun A computer enthusiast: I’m not a chiphead, but if you don’t keep up with the new developments, you’re not going to have the competitive edge [1980s+ Computer; fr silicon chip plus head, ”addict”]
- Chip heater
noun 1. (Austral & NZ) a domestic water heater that burns chips of wood
- Chip jewelry
jargon A euphamism for old computers destined to be scrapped or turned into decorative ornaments. “I paid three grand for that Mac SE, and now it’s nothing but chip jewelry.” (1997-03-30)