(in tennis, cricket, etc.) a stroke made with a sharp downward movement of the racket, bat, etc., imparting a backspin to the ball.
[chop-stiks] /ˈtʃɒpˌstɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. a harmonically and melodically simple waltz for piano played typically with the forefinger of each hand and sometimes having an accompanying part for a second player. [chop-stik] /ˈtʃɒpˌstɪk/ noun 1. one of a pair of thin, tapered sticks, often of wood or ivory, held in one […]
[chop-stik] /ˈtʃɒpˌstɪk/ noun 1. one of a pair of thin, tapered sticks, often of wood or ivory, held in one hand between the thumb and fingers and used chiefly in China, Japan, and other Asian countries for lifting food to the mouth. n. also chop-stick, 1690s, sailors’ partial translation of Chinese k’wai tse, variously given […]
[chop-steyk] /ˈtʃɒpˌsteɪk/ noun 1. .
- Chotzen syndrome
Chotzen syndrome Chot·zen syndrome (kŏt’zən, KHôt’-) n. See type III acrocephalosyndactyly.