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Overview of noun chapter

The noun chapter has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (38) chapter

(a subdivision of a written work; usually numbered and titled; "he read a chapter every night before falling asleep")

2. (2) chapter

(any distinct period in history or in a person's life; "the industrial revolution opened a new chapter in British history"; "the divorce was an ugly chapter in their relationship")

3. (2) chapter

(a local branch of some fraternity or association; "he joined the Atlanta chapter")

4. chapter

(an ecclesiastical assembly of the monks in a monastery or even of the canons of a church)

5. chapter

(a series of related events forming an episode; "a chapter of disasters") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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