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  • 1 chalk out — index compose Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 chalk out — verb make a sketch of sketch the building • Syn: ↑sketch • Derivationally related forms: ↑sketch (for: ↑sketch), ↑sketcher (for: ↑ …

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  • 3 To chalk out — Chalk Chalk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chalked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chalking}.] 1. To rub or mark with chalk. [1913 Webster] 2. To manure with chalk, as land. Morimer. [1913 Webster] 3. To make white, as with chalk; to make pale; to bleach. Tennyson.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 chalk — [chôk] n. [ME < OE cealc < L calx, lime, limestone: see CALCIUM] 1. a white, gray, or yellowish limestone that is soft, porous, and easily pulverized, composed almost entirely of calcite from minute sea shells 2. any substance like chalk in …

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  • 5 Chalk — Chalk, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Chalked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chalking}.] 1. To rub or mark with chalk. [1913 Webster] 2. To manure with chalk, as land. Morimer. [1913 Webster] 3. To make white, as with chalk; to make pale; to bleach. Tennyson. [1913… …

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  • 6 chalk — n. & v. n. 1 a white soft earthy limestone (calcium carbonate) formed from the skeletal remains of sea creatures. 2 a a similar substance (calcium sulphate), sometimes coloured, used for writing or drawing. b a piece of this (a box of chalks). 3… …

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  • 7 chalk — /tʃɔk / (say chawk) noun 1. Geology a soft, white, pure limestone consisting of calcareous fossilised skeletal fragments of microscopic algae. 2. a prepared piece of chalk or chalklike substance, especially calcium sulphate, for marking. 3. a… …

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  • 8 chalk — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old English cealc, from Latin calc , calx lime; akin to Greek chalix pebble Date: before 12th century 1. a. a soft white, gray, or buff limestone composed chiefly of the shells of foraminifers b. a prepared …

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  • 9 Chalk (TV series) — Chalk Opening title. A crane shot descends outside of Galfast High. Format Sitcom Written by Steven Moffat …

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  • 10 Chalk River Laboratories — Chalk River Labs seen from the Ottawa River. The Chalk River Laboratories (also known as CRL, Chalk River Labs and formerly the Chalk River Nuclear Laboratories, CRNL) is a Canadian nuclear research facility located near Chalk River, about… …

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  • 11 Chalk's Ocean Airways Flight 101 — Accident summary Date December 19, 2005 (2005 12 19) Type Structural failure …

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  • 12 Chalk line — tool. A chalk line or chalk box is a tool for marking long, straight lines on relatively flat surfaces, much farther than is practical by hand or with a straightedge. It is an important tool in construction and carpentry, the working of timber in …

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  • 13 Chalk Cliffs on Rügen — German: Kreidefelsen auf Rügen Artist Caspar David Friedrich Year 1818 Type Oil on canvas Dimensions …

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  • 14 Chalk Mark in a Rain Storm — Studio album by Joni Mitchell Released March 23, 1988 Recorded …

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  • 15 Chalk Group — The Needles, part of the extensive Southern England Chalk Formation. The Chalk Group (often just called the Chalk) is a lithostratigraphic unit (a certain number of rock strata) in the northwestern part of Europe. It is characterised by thick… …

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  • 16 Chalk Formation — The Chalk Formations of Europe are thick deposits of chalk, a soft porous white limestone, deposited in a marine environment during the upper Cretaceous Period. They appear most prominently in England. The formations are divided into three parts …

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  • 17 chalk — Synonyms and related words: air brush, alabaster, art paper, ballpoint pen, besnow, blackboard, blanch, blaze, blaze a trail, bleach, blemish, blotch, book, brand, brush, calcimine, calendar, camera lucida, camera obscura, canvas, cartoon, carve …

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  • 18 chalk up — Synonyms and related words: acquire, annex, blaze, blaze a trail, blemish, blotch, book, brand, calendar, carve, catalog, chalk, check, check in, check off, chronicle, cicatrize, cut, dapple, dash, define, delimit, demarcate, discolor, docket,… …

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  • 19 chalk formation — Cretacic Cre*tac ic [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] {Cretaceous acid}, an old name for carbonic acid. {Cretaceous formation} (Geol.), the series of strata of various kinds, including beds of chalk, green sand, etc., formed in the Cretaceous period;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 chalk the door — phrasal Scots law : to make a chalk mark on a door as a notice (as in warning out a tenant) …

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