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 for Chowchow chop
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chop \Chop\, n. [Chin. & Hind. ch[=a]p stamp, brand.]
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     1. Quality; brand; as, silk of the first chop.
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     2. A permit or clearance.
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     Chop dollar, a silver dollar stamped to attest its purity.
        
  
     chop of tea, a number of boxes of the same make and quality
        of leaf.
  
     Chowchow chop. See under Chowchow.
  
     Grand chop, a ship's port clearance. --S. W. Williams.
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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.
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     2. a Chinese preserve of mixed fruits and ginger.
  
     Syn: chowchow.
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     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.
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