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.”
noun, Nautical. 1. a log for measuring the speed of a vessel. noun 1. (nautical) a log for determining a vessel’s speed, consisting of a wooden chip tossed overboard at the end of a line that is marked off in lengths of 47 feet 3 inches; the speed is calculated by counting the number of […]
[chip-mey-ker] /ˈtʃɪpˌmeɪ kər/ noun 1. a manufacturer of electronic .
[chip-muhngk] /ˈtʃɪp mʌŋk/ noun 1. any of several small, striped, terrestrial squirrels of the genera Tamias, of North America, and Eutamia, of Asia and North America, especially T. striatus, of eastern North America. /ˈtʃɪpˌmʌŋk/ noun 1. any burrowing sciurine rodent of the genera Tamias of E North America and Eutamias of W North America and […]
[chi-poht-ley; Spanish chee-pawt-le] /tʃɪˈpoʊt leɪ; Spanish tʃiˈpɔt lɛ/ noun, plural chipotles [chi-poht-leyz; Spanish chee-pawt-les] /tʃɪˈpoʊt leɪz; Spanish tʃiˈpɔt lɛs/ (Show IPA). Mexican Cookery. 1. a pungent red pepper, often pickled and eaten as an appetizer or added to meat stews, sauces, etc. n. “smoke-dried jalapeño chili,” from Mexican Spanish, ultimately a Nahuatl (Aztec) word, said […]