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  1. chap·ter
    IPA[ˈCHaptər]
  2. noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: chapter, plural noun: chapters

    • noun

      a main division of a book, typically with a number or title:

      an Act of Parliament numbered as part of a session's proceedings.

    • noun

      a building used for the meetings of the canons of a cathedral or other religious community.

      a place where a college fraternity or sorority meets.

    • noun

      protection from creditors given to a company in financial difficulties for a limited period to allow it to reorganize:
    • noun

      protection from creditors granted to individuals or companies who legally file for bankruptcy, providing for liquidation of certain assets to pay debts.
    • noun

      protection from creditors granted to individuals who legally file for bankruptcy, providing for repayment of debts by a court-approved plan.
    • noun

      a building used for the meetings of the canons of a cathedral or other religious community.

      a place where a college fraternity or sorority meets.

    • noun

      protection from creditors given to a company in financial difficulties for a limited period to allow it to reorganize:
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