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4 definitions found
 for Chowchow
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  chow-chow \chow-chow\ (chou"chou`), n.
     1. chopped pickles in mustard sauce.
  
     Syn: chowchow.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. a Chinese preserve of mixed fruits and ginger.
  
     Syn: chowchow.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     3. a breed of thick-coated medium-sized dogs with fluffy
        curled tails and distinctive blue-black tongues; believed
        to have originated in north China.
  
     Syn: chow, chow chow.
          [WordNet 1.5]
  
     Chowchow chop, the last lighter containing the small sundry
        packages sent off to fill up a ship. --S. W. Williams.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chowchow \Chow"chow`\ (chou"chou`), a. [Chin.]
     Consisting of several kinds mingled together; mixed; as,
     chowchow sweetmeats (preserved fruits put together).
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chowchow \Chow"chow`\ (chou"chou`), n. (Com.)
     A kind of mixed pickles.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  chowchow
      n 1: chopped pickles in mustard sauce
      2: a Chinese preserve of mixed fruits and ginger

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