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Etymology 1

Noun

chops (plural only; not used in singular form)

  1. The mouth, jaws or jowl.
  2. (music, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A player's embouchure.
  3. (informal, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) One's skill at any endeavor.
    Though he was untested, it soon became evident that he had the chops to run with the big boys.
  4. (nautical) The area where two tides meet and cause an irregular (choppy) sea.

Etymology 2

Noun

chops

  1. Plural form of chop.

Etymology 3

Verb

chops

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of chop.
    He chops wood all day.

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