Meaning of CHIP in English

CHIP

I. noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

bargaining chip

chip and pin

Most shoppers prefer chip and pin to the old system.

chip pan

chip shop

chocolate chip cookie

chocolate chips (= very small pieces of chocolate )

vanilla ice cream with chocolate chips

corn chip

cow chip

fish and chips

Why don't we stop off for some fish and chips on the way home?

fish and chips

Get some fish and chips on your way home.

flip chip

flip-chip technology

silicon chip

tortilla chip

wood chips (= small rough pieces )

Fish are smoked slowly over wood chips.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

blue

Many blue chip companies use team-based competitions with a series of mental and physical challenges.

Metal, paper and chemical makers were among the leading gainers, helping blue chips to an impressive advance.

Second line shares, along with blue chips , were in festive spirit.

The index of blue chip stocks gained 159. 70 for the week.

The Nasdaq's overnight gains sparked strong demand for electronic blue chips .

That proved a bonanza in 1995, when blue chips were market leaders.

Zurich: Selected blue chips saw high turnover as shares firmed across the board.

Meanwhile, non-tech, blue chip losses were widespread.

chocolate

For dessert, cover lime sherbet with a blanket of chocolate chips or chocolate sandwich cookie chunks.

Butter is the dominant flavor of these crisp, delicate cookies dotted with tiny raisins which look like chocolate chips .

By hand, stir in 1 cup chocolate chips .

Valerie Hermreck brings a batch of warm-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies to her husband and children.

Sprinkle remaining chocolate chips over batter.

Remove from heat and add chocolate chips and marshmallow cream, stirring until melted.

In small saucepan, combine condensed milk and chocolate chips to make filling.

The days of the simple sugar cookie or the basic chocolate chip are gone.

tortilla

Guiltless Gourmet Baked Not Fried tortilla chips .

Serve with baked tortilla chips , baked chicken or fish.

Jim found a seat, and soon the party had settled down to tortilla chips , salsa, menus and conversation.

Top with a small mound of tortilla chips and serve at once.

■ NOUN

company

The City also wants to take it easier after yesterday's barrage of trading statements from blue chip companies .

Last year, soaring demand for computer products helped the majority of computer, software and chip companies post stellar earnings.

Many blue chip companies use team-based competitions with a series of mental and physical challenges.

Some interesting manufacturing articles coupled with a number of visits to blue chip companies helped considerably: we were not alone!

We are very good at supplying international blue chip companies who are brand leaders in their fields.

computer

B then makes some computer chips and sells them to D, a trade supplier.

Fox and hockey officials refused to put a price tag on a regulation puck stuffed with computer chips .

Intel, the world's largest maker of computer chips , posted a 76 % drop in profits for the second quarter.

Intel, the leading computer chip maker, said first-quarter revenues would be 25 % below the previous quarter.

Dallas is the birthplace of the computer chip , the chicken fajita and the frozen margarita.

This is a factory, more than 100 years old, which produces silicone for steel production and computer chips .

cookie

I buy my six-pack and some chocolate chip cookies .

Valerie Hermreck brings a batch of warm-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies to her husband and children.

maker

Intel, the leading computer chip maker , said first-quarter revenues would be 25 % below the previous quarter.

The chip maker said it expects to report disappointing results for its fiscal third quarter ending Dec. 31.

Memory chip maker Micron Technology Inc. fell as much as 2 1 / 8 to 30 7 / 8.

memory

Most of the costs of producing a memory chip are fixed, because of the elaborate factories and equipment needed.

Unlike other memory chips , flash does not lose the stored contents when the computer is disconnected from a power supply.

All told, demand for memory chips fell more than 16% in 1990.

Overproduction of memory chips led to plunging prices.

No word on who is supplying the memory chips .

In your computer, the stockroom is the main bank of memory chips , and your processor is the line of customers.

pan

Kitchen Hazards Never leave a chip pan unattended; better still, replace it with a thermostatically-controlled deep fryer.

Fat fire: A Stockton man needed hospital treatment for burns to his hands after a chip pan fire.

With fresh water in the chip pan and a clean brush palette, I got started.

potato

It was a strange supper - tomatoes, potato chips , dried fruit and cake.

They're as addicting as potato chips .

A till was hurled out into the cheering crowd, followed by burgers, potato chips and furniture.

I miss things like potato chips and junk food.

The man returned to exchange the fudge for potato chips .

You can buy cigarettes, potato chips , Ravens pennants, Styrofoam ice chests and snow shovels.

Could one call Caesars the potato chip of the salad world?

See, e-mail is a baked potato chip as opposed to a greasy, fried one.

shop

The Parkgate takeaway was declared the region's top chip shop in a competition we ran in 1990.

It was half a mile to the chip shop , so you had to get a head start.

An application has been made to establish a hot food shop adjacent to the chip shop.

It seemed inevitable after this that he should take himself to the nearest fish and chip shop to eat his supper.

Also, the fish and chip shop remains.

The worst pollution is at sites near outlets from industrial potato washing units and fish and chip shops .

More than once I had gone down to the phone outside the chip shop at Annick Water.

In the fish and chip shop Charles noticed that his order was wrapped in a copy of the Sun.

silicon

With modern technology many thousands of bistables can be formed on one silicon chip .

Today computer networks and intricate silicon chips are grown too.

But nuclear power brought nuclear warheads, plastics brought pollution, and the silicon chip promises unemployment for some people.

Complexity poured into the artificial medium of machines and silicon chips will only be in further flux.

wood

They consist of two layers of paper with wood chips sandwiched between them, and are ideal for hiding minor wall irregularities.

A wood chip plant will be closed for six months beginning this next week, they said.

Charcoal, wood chips , coconut shells and maize cobs are the only practical fuels at the moment.

Dunes of wood chips and mountains of logs rose even with the hillsides that hedged in the valley.

Pulp the raw material used in paper making consisting mainly of wood chips , rags or other fibres.

And especially if wood or wood chips from those trees are used for fuel.

We wander down the paths the students have created and lined with wood chips .

The wood chips parted against the bow.

■ VERB

cash

His attitude-as well as those of other old partners-toward the firm changed once he had cashed in his chips .

Maybe they should cash in chips now.

eat

Where could they eat steak and chips , buy their favourite drink, or be entertained?

The kids eat popcorn and chips and play in back.

If you have to eat a cold chip , you're better off with an old-fashioned greasy one.

Laskowski looked away when they ate chips or spirited them out to Nathan.

They all trooped in, eating their fish and chips , and clustered around the bed.

What John did was eat fish and chips .

The person who ate fish and chips was John.

Fish is what John ate - and chips .

produce

Most of the costs of producing a memory chip are fixed, because of the elaborate factories and equipment needed.

The stencils are sold to companies which use them to produce semiconductor chips .

The plant, which currently produces 486 chips , was built to make the 5K86 and more advanced processors.

use

SuperSparc, on the other hand, can be used in a single chip configuration.

But few other firms used the Motorola chip and the AViiON sold slowly.

The 4013 i.c. contains two independent bistables so a 2-bit latch may be made using only one chip .

The process uses small chips of carbon to adsorb the gold dissolved in solution.

Convex Computer Corp is expected to reveal the fruits of its work with Hewlett-Packard using the PA-RISC chip early this week.

For example, the 6x686-P200 system I tested uses a Cyrix chip with a clock speed of 166 megahertz.

Auspex itself uses the Sparc chip for its own version of the product.

It is important to use sour pickle chips , as this is what gives the burger its distinctive taste.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

cash in your chips

Old Bill Fisher finally cashed in his chips last week.

His attitude-as well as those of other old partners-toward the firm changed once he had cashed in his chips.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

chips and guacamole dip

Chips of plaster littered the floor of the lobby.

After the decorators had left there were chips of plaster all over the lobby.

fish and chips

Wood chips covered the floor in the carpenter's workshop.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A large number of young men reported eating white bread, chips, meat pies and sweets regularly.

Ed instructed us how to approach our chips.

Guiltless Gourmet Baked Not Fried tortilla chips.

Her blue eyes narrowed to marble chips.

Inmos Transputers are unique because they combine a processor, communications links and memory on a single chip .

The company expects the early versions of the chip will go into low-end desktop computers primarily sold outside the United States.

The process uses small chips of carbon to adsorb the gold dissolved in solution.

II. verb

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

ball

He beat Rush and when tackled chipped the ball behind the line and followed up to score.

He could chip his golf ball with precision and was an astute reader of tricky greens, especially on long putts.

potato

They don't peel potatoes , chip them and then deep-fry them; they buy frozen oven chips instead.

Dinner was usually fried meat and pasty potatoes thrown on a chipped plate.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

He fell off his bike and chipped his front tooth.

If you don't load the dishwasher right, it might chip some of the cups.

She tried to chip the ice off the windshield.

The ball hit him in the face and chipped a tooth.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

He chipped on calmly and got his par-4.

He could chip his golf ball with precision and was an astute reader of tricky greens, especially on long putts.

In December he agreed that he would chip in the same amount.

Last week the defence minister, Sabahattin Cakmakog, chipped in.

Parents, pupils and staff all chipped in to help collect the cash for a new bus for Eastbourne school.

They bring a back over some times to chip a guy.

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