Definition of Chest. Meaning of Chest. Synonyms of Chest
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Definition of Chest
ChestChest Chest, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Chested.]
1. To deposit in a chest; to hoard.
2. To place in a coffin. [Obs.]
He dieth and is chested. --Gen. 1. 26
(heading). ChestChest Chest (ch[e^]st), n. [OE. chest, chist, AS. cest, cist,
cyst, L. cista, fr. Gr. ki`sth. Cf. Cist, Cistern.]
1. A large box of wood, or other material, having, like a
trunk, a lid, but no covering of skin, leather, or cloth.
Heaps of money crowded in the chest. --Dryden.
2. A coffin. [Obs.]
He is now dead and mailed in his cheste. --Chaucer.
3. The part of the body inclosed by the ribs and breastbone;
4. (Com.) A case in which certain goods, as tea, opium, etc.,
are transported; hence, the quantity which such a case
5. (Mech.) A tight receptacle or box, usually for holding
gas, steam, liquids, etc.; as, the steam chest of an
engine; the wind chest of an organ.
Bomb chest, See under Bomb.
Chest of drawers, a case or movable frame containing
Meaning of Chest from wikipedia
- The thorax
is a part of the anatomy
of humans, mammals, other tetrapod animals located between
the neck and the abdomen. In insects, crustaceans...
X-ray (CXR), or chest
film, is a projection radiograph
of the chest
used to diagnose conditions affecting
pain is pain or discomfort
in the chest
of the chest
. It may be described
as sharp, dull, pressure, heaviness
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is a 2006 American fantasy swashbuckler
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abnormally. This produces
a caved-in or sunken appearance
of the chest
. It can either
or develop after
- Barrel chest generally refers
to a broad, deep chest found
on a patient. A person
with barrel chested
have a naturally large
hair is hair that grows
on the chest
of a male in the region between
the neck and the abdomen. Chest
hair develops during
and after puberty
and line the chest cavity
(pleurae). This can result
in a sharp chest
the pain may...
- A chest
injury, also known
trauma, is any form of physical injury
to the chest including
the ribs, heart
and lungs. Chest injuries account
is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering chest diseases
pulmonology, cardiology, thoracic
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