noun, Chiefly Midland U.S.
a or pit in a road or street; pothole.
/ˈtʃʌkɪ/ noun 1. (Scot & NZ) a small stone
- Chuck in
verb (adverb) (informal) 1. (transitive) (Brit) to abandon or give up: chuck in a hopeless attempt 2. (intransitive) (Austral) to contribute to the cost of something
[kron-ik] /ˈkrɒn ɪk/ adjective 1. constant; habitual; inveterate: a chronic liar. 2. continuing a long time or recurring frequently: a chronic state of civil war. 3. having long had a disease, habit, weakness, or the like: a chronic invalid. 4. (of a disease) having long duration (opposed to ). noun 5. Slang. . [kron-ik] /ˈkrɒn […]
[kroh-nak-see, kron-ak-] /ˈkroʊ næk si, ˈkrɒn æk-/ noun, Physiology. 1. the minimum time that an electric current of twice the threshold strength must flow in order to excite a tissue. /ˈkrəʊnæksɪ/ noun 1. (physiol) the minimum time required for excitation of a nerve or muscle when the stimulus is double the minimum (threshold) necessary to […]