chine

suomi-englanti sanakirja

chine englannista suomeksi

  1. selkäranka, eläimen selkäranka

  2. leikata

  3. selkäliha

  1. harja, harjanne

  2. selkäranka, ruoto

  3. palle

  4. Verbi

  5. Substantiivi

chine englanniksi

  1. The top of a ridge.

  2. The spine of an animal.

  3. (RQ:Dryden Metamorphoses)

  4. 1883: (w), ''(w)''

  5. (..) the captain aimed at the fugitive one last tremendous cut, which would certainly have split him to the chine had it not been intercepted by our big signboard (..)
  6. (quote-book) and of having a hundred picked men for their body guard while with the army; likewise the liberty of sacrificing as many cattle in their expeditions as it seems them good, and the right of having the skins and the chines of the slaughtered animals for their own use.

  7. A piece of the backbone of an animal, with the adjoining parts, cut for cooking.

  8. A sharp angle in the section of a hull.

  9. A hollowed or bevelled channel in the waterway of a ship's deck.

  10. The edge or rim of a cask, etc., formed by the projecting ends of the staves; the chamfered end of a stave.

  11. The back of the blade on a scythe.

  12. To cut through the backbone of; to cut into chine pieces.

  13. To chamfer the ends of a stave and form the chine.

  14. A steep-sided ravine leading from the top of a cliff down to the sea.

  15. 1885, (w), ''A Cottage in a Chine''

  16. The cottage in a chine, we were not to behold it.
  17. 1988, (w), ''(w)'', Penguin Books (1988), page 169

  18. In the odorous stillness of the day I thought of the tracks that threaded Egdon Heath, and of benign, elderly Sandbourne, with its chines and sheltered beach-huts.
  19. To crack, split, fissure, break. (defdate)

  20. (ux)

  21. 1508, (w), ''Treatise concernynge ... the seven penytencyall Psalms''

  22. After the erth be brent, chyned & chypped by the hete of the sonne.
  23. (inflection of)

  24. (lenition of)

  25. (adj form of)