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Synonyms for chip

Synonyms for chip

a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

a triangular wooden float attached to the end of a log line

a piece of dried bovine dung

a thin crisp slice of potato fried in deep fat

a mark left after a small piece has been chopped or broken off of something

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a small disk-shaped counter used to represent money when gambling

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(golf) a low running approach shot

the act of chipping something

cut a nick into

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play a chip shot

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form by chipping

break a small piece off from

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It just gives it a transition from the more active areas.
The new metal-oxide semiconductor field-effect transistor packs its active area -- 1/75,000 the cross-section of a human hair -- into a space 1/20 the size of any previous transistor, according to Clive M.
Although the industrial sector appears to be the most active area, CB Commercial Real Estate Group officials described the overall market in glowing terms.
RF and Microwave Engineering is one of the fastest growth areas of the past decade and will probably continue to be a very active area of research and application in a large variety of fields.
Using a novel encapsulation process, Shellcase CF protects the image sensor's active area from contamination from the initial stage of processing and also provides manufacturers the flexibility to perform optical testing at the most favorable point of the assembly flow, as defined by their specific requirements and manufacturing environment.
By synthesizing this active area, the scientists designed an agent that competes with native fibronectin and inhibits its effects on cultured cancer cells.
It kicks back now and then with earthquakes and volcanoes, so it's known to be a geologically active area.
The formation and use of optical filaments resulting from high power, ultra-short laser pulses propagating within the atmosphere is an active area of research for military and commercial applications.
To further speed up the device, the active area (gate) within each transistor is as short as possible, much less than a micron across.
In addition to high quantum efficiency, large active area, internal gain, excellent spatial uniformity and mechanical ruggedness, the availability of integral cooling enables excellent performance stability.
This yield improvement is realized through the protection of the sensor's active area from contamination and the ability to perform wafer-level image testing prior to module assembly, both of which significantly improve camera module yield and dramatically reduce overall cost.
Our customers are introducing new shapes in the active area, so it was imperative that ODP 2006 effectively measure these structures," said Dr.
The color sensor features uniform color filter arrays throughout the photodiode active area, which helps to resolve potential inaccuracies caused by light gradient, optical aperture misalignment and tilting and irregularities of the package surface.
While the 100mm process has proven successful in producing four electrodes with an aggregate active area of 20cm2, large-scale Si processing is mainly performed on 200mm and 300mm wafers which are considered industry wide to provide the most cost effective process efficiencies.
A Chirpan lies in one of the most seismically active areas of Bulgaria a the Chirpan-Plovdiv fault and was virtually razed to the ground in 1928, when a 7 Richter scale earthquake struck the area.
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