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Chevron

Chev´ron   Pronunciation: shĕv´rŭn
n.1.(Her.) One of the nine honorable ordinaries, consisting of two broad bands of the width of the bar, issuing, respectively from the dexter and sinister bases of the field and conjoined at its center.
2.(Mil.) A distinguishing mark, above the elbow, on the sleeve of a non-commissioned officer's coat.
3.(Arch.) A zigzag molding, or group of moldings, common in Norman architecture.
Chevron bones
(Anat.) The V-shaped subvertebral arches which inclose the caudal blood vessels in some animals.
Noun1.chevron - V-shaped sleeve badge indicating military rank and service; "they earned their stripes in Kuwait"
2.chevron - an inverted V-shaped charge
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Chevalier d'industrie
Chevalier de Bayard
Chevalier de Lamarck
Chevaux
chevaux-de-frise
Cheve
Chevelure
Cheven
Cheventein
Cheveril
Cheverliize
Chevet
Cheviot
Chevisance
chevre
Chevrette
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Chevron bones
Chevroned
Chevronel
Chevronwise
Chevrotain
chevvy
Chevy
chew
chew out
chew over
chew the fat
chew up
Chewa
chewable
Chewer
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