ALL meanings of chining

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  • noun chining Present participle of chine. 1
  • noun chining the backbone or spine, especially of an animal. 1
  • noun chining the whole or a piece of the backbone of an animal with adjoining parts, cut for cooking. 1
  • noun chining a ridge or crest, as of land. 1
  • noun chining Nautical. an angular intersection of the sides and bottom of a vessel. a longitudinal member running behind this. 1
  • verb with object chining (in butchering) to sever the backbone of. 1
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