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Definition of Char

Char
Char Char, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Charred; p. pr. & vb. n. Charring.] [Prob. the same word as char to perform (see Char, n.), the modern use coming from charcoal, prop. coal-turned, turned to coal.] 1. To reduce to coal or carbon by exposure to heat; to reduce to charcoal; to burn to a cinder. 2. To burn slightly or partially; as, to char wood.
Char
Char Char, Charr Charr, n. [Ir. cear, Gael. ceara, lit., red, blood-colored, fr. cear blood. So named from its red belly.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the several species of fishes of the genus Salvelinus, allied to the spotted trout and salmon, inhabiting deep lakes in mountainous regions in Europe. In the United States, the brook trout (Salvelinus fontinalis) is sometimes called a char.
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Char Char, n. [F.] A car; a chariot. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
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Char Char, n. [OE. cherr, char a turning, time, work, AS. cerr, cyrr, turn, occasion, business, fr. cerran, cyrran, to turn; akin to OS. k["e]rian, OHG. ch["e]ran, G. kehren. Cf. Chore, Ajar.] Work done by the day; a single job, or task; a chore. [Written also chare.] [Eng.] When thou hast done this chare, I give thee leave To play till doomsday. --Shak.
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Char Char, Chare Chare, v. t. [See 3d Char.] 1. To perform; to do; to finish. [Obs.] --Nores. Thet char is chared, as the good wife said when she had hanged her husband. --Old Proverb. 2. To work or hew, as stone. --Oxf. Gloss.
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Char Char, Chare Chare, v. i. To work by the day, without being a regularly hired servant; to do small jobs.

Meaning of Char from wikipedia

- up Char or char in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Char may refer to: Char Fontane, American actress Char Margolis, American spiritualist René Char (1907–1988)...
- Char Dham v t e Puri Rameswaram Dwarka Badrinath The Char Dham (meaning: four abodes) is a set of four pilgrimage sites in India. It is believed that...
- Charring is a chemical process of incomplete combustion of certain solids when subjected to high heat. Heat distillation removes water vapour and volatile...
- The Arctic char or Arctic charr (Salvelinus alpinus) is a cold-water fish in the family Salmonidae, native to alpine lakes and arctic and subarctic coastal...
- Char siu (Chinese: 叉燒; pinyin: chāshāo; Cantonese Yale: chāsīu) is a Chinese, specifically Cantonese–style of barbecued pork. Originating in Guangdong...
- Char Dil Char Rahen (English title: Four Hearts, Four Roads) is a 1959 Hindi film directed by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, and starring two big stars of the era...
- char char is one of the Aanaas in the Oromia Region of Ethiopia. It is part of the West Hararghe Zone. It was separated from Guba Koricha Aanaa. The 2007...
- Char kway teow (Chinese: 炒粿條; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: chhá-kóe-tiâu) is a stir fried rice noodle dish from Maritime Southeast Asia and is of southern Chinese origin...
- Chota Char Dham Kedarnath Badrinath Gangotri Yamunotri The Chota Char Dham (literally translated as 'the small four abodes/seats', meaning 'the small...
- Bhasan Char (Bengali: ভাষাণচর), also known as Char Piya, is an island in Hatiya Upazila, Bangladesh. Until 2019 it was known as Thengar Char. It is located...