Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of fishes, typical of the family Chiridæ, or referred to the Triglidæ.

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Examples

  • Several chirus are killed to provide wool for a single shawl.

    Ying Ying the Chiru (Tibetan Antelope), try not to buy shahtoosh

  • Pendom parako pa moro kushto-bakeno chirus -- "kushto bak" te "kushto divvus."

    The Gypsies

  • Kek rya, -- mandy _never_ chored a kani an 'adre sixty beshes kenna' at mandy's been apre the drumyors, an 'sar dovo chirus mandy never dikked or shuned or jinned of a Romany chal's chorin yeck.

    The Gypsies

  • Yeckorus 'dre o puro chirus, te kenna, sos a bori pureni chovihani te kerdas sirini covvas, te jivdas sar akonyo adre o heb adre o ratti.

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  • Savo-chirus mendi rakkerden o wuder pirido, te trin manushia vian adre ....

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  • Vonka yeck jinella adovo te o waver jinella lis, kek boro chirus tvel i dui sosti jinavit.

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  • Adre o puro chirus butidosta manushia jivvede kushti-bakeno 'dre o chone, sar chichi ta kair awer ta rikker ap o yag so kerela o dud.

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  • I tani rani siggerdas ta keravit, te pa shov divvus yoi taderedas adrom, kushti zi, pa lis te sarkon chirus adre o shab yoi bitcherdas plachta keta krallis.

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  • Talla me shomas kushto-bakno ta pen apre o puro chirus.

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  • Yuv patserde me ta piav miro sastopen wavescro chirus.

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