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 chapter chapter

noun

  • ( ) a subdivision of a written work; usually numbered and titled  ( chapter )
    a subdivision of a written work; usually numbered and titled
     he read a chapter every night before falling asleep
    he read a chapter every night before falling asleep
  • ( ) a local branch of some fraternity or association  ( chapter )
    a local branch of some fraternity or association
     he joined the Atlanta chapter
    he joined the Atlanta chapter
  • ( ) any distinct period in history or in a person's life  ( chapter )
    any distinct period in history or in a person's life
     the industrial revolution opened a new chapter in British history
    the industrial revolution opened a new chapter in British history
     the divorce was an ugly chapter in their relationship
    the divorce was an ugly chapter in their relationship
  • a series of related events forming an episode  ( chapter )
    a series of related events forming an episode
     a chapter of disasters
    a chapter of disasters
  • an ecclesiastical assembly of the monks in a monastery or even of the canons of a church  ( chapter )
    an ecclesiastical assembly of the monks in a monastery or even of the canons of a church


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