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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Chip v. t. [imp. & p. p. Chipped p. pr. & vb. n. Chipping.]
 1. To cut small pieces from; to diminish or reduce to shape, by cutting away a little at a time; to hew.
 2. To break or crack, or crack off a portion of, as of an eggshell in hatching, or a piece of crockery.
 3. To bet, as with chips in the game of poker.
 To chip in, to contribute, as to a fund; to share in the risks or expenses of. [Slang. U. S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      See chip

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a
           bit of rock caught him in the eye" [syn: bit, flake,
            fleck, scrap]
      2: a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line
      3: a piece of dried bovine dung [syn: cow chip, cow dung, buffalo
      4: a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat [syn: crisp,
          potato chip, Saratoga chip]
      5: a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken
         off of something [syn: check]
      6: a small disk-shaped counter used to represent money when
         gambling [syn: poker chip]
      7: electronic equipment consisting of a small crystal of a
         silicon semiconductor fabricated to carry out a number of
         electronic functions in an integrated circuit [syn: microchip,
          micro chip, silicon chip]
      8: a low running approach shot [syn: chip shot]
      9: the act of chipping something [syn: chipping, splintering]
      v 1: break off (a piece from a whole); "Her tooth chipped" [syn:
           chip off, come off, break away, break off]
      2: cut a nick into [syn: nick]
      3: play a chip shot
      4: form by chipping; "They chipped their names in the stone"
      5: break a small piece off from; "chip the glass"; "chip a
         tooth" [syn: knap, cut off, break off]
      [also: chipping, chipped]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having a small piece broken off; "a chipped tooth"