a garage where stolen cars are dismantled so that their parts can be sold separately.
: mixed up with chop shop operators in the Midwest
A place where stolen cars are dismantled to be sold as parts •A slang dictionary of 1883 defines chopped up as ”Stolen goods divided into small lots and hidden in different places”: in Detroit, where Axel and his fellow cops are about to raid a chop shop/ I started off takin’ ’em to a chop shop for $100
noun, adjective See chopsocky
noun, adjective an action film featuring violent martial arts, esp. kung fu; also written chopsockey Word Origin a pun on chop suey
[koh-luh-nur-jik, kol-uh-] /ˌkoʊ ləˈnɜr dʒɪk, ˌkɒl ə-/ adjective, Biochemistry. 1. resembling in pharmacological action. 2. stimulated by or releasing or a related compound. /ˌkəʊlɪˈnɜːdʒɪk/ adjective 1. denoting nerve fibres that release acetylcholine when stimulated 2. of or relating to the type of chemical activity associated with acetylcholine and similar substances adj. 1934, from choline (coined […]
- Choline kinase
choline kinase n. An enzyme that catalyzes the reaction between choline and ATP, forming ADP and phosphocholine.