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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Made or shaped with or as if with a chisel: a finely chiseled nose.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of chisel.
  • adj. Having strongly defined facial features.
  • adj. Having well-developed muscles with minimal bodyfat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Worked with a chisel, or as with a chisel; clear-cut; statuesque.
  • Shaped like a chisel: as, a crowbar with a chiseled edge.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a clean and distinct outline as if precisely cut along the edges

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