from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun metal shackles connected by chains, used to bind hands or legs.

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  • noun Plural form of chain.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of chain.

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

  • noun metal shackles; for hands or legs


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