Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of longicorn beetles, of the group Cerambyci, characterized by the rounded cavities of the front coxæ, an acutely triangular scutellum, a lateral spine, but no dorsal callosities on the thorax, and elytra and thighs spinose at the tip.

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Examples

  • Hardly-the only ones taking it on the chion will be the tax payer who bails this mess out

    Slugger O'Toole

  • Within the stan-chion, a pair of tiny green lights winked to life.

    The Howling Stones

  • Letting go of the stan-chion she was clinging to, she carefully transferred her'self to the machine.

    The Black Hole

  • Sam Pluta: data structures / monoliths ii (for chion) -- live video cutup mayhem.

    MAKE Magazine

  • Sam Pluta: data structures / monoliths ii (for chion) -- live video cutup mayhem.

    MAKE Magazine

  • Sam Pluta: data structures / monoliths ii (for chion) -- live video cutup mayhem.

    Daily DIY

  • Agus f6s ata do reir dhlighidh nach tted a chion ara fhine (mur adertha cion comhoguis) & go tted a edhreacht alainr. h afine ara fhon fin.

    Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis

  • An fionghalach umuro bherid fine adb - iobhadh&dhe Sc ni bherid a chion & ni bhercan - nfomh diobhadh na fine & bcridh a cion.

    Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis

  • And Keating*s account in mentioning Daire Do - ranmore as one of the ufurpers, feems to be the more inconfiflent, as the faid Daire was the grand* father of Luig Allathach by his fon Caibre Crooh chion, according to his own genealogy of Giiue the fecond monarch of Ireland, befides the oo - natural order of placing Luig Allathach in d% firft rank of the ufurpers before his faid gnndb. ther.

    Collectanea de Rebus Hibernicis

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