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

  Chat \Chat\ (ch[a^]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Chatted; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Chatting.] [From Chatter. [root]22.]
     To talk in a light and familiar manner; to converse without
     form or ceremony; to gossip. --Shak.
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           To chat a while on their adventures.     --Dryden.
  
     Syn: To talk; chatter; gossip; converse.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chat \Chat\, v. t.
     To talk of. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chat \Chat\, n.
     1. Light, familiar talk; conversation; gossip.
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              Snuff, or fan, supply each pause of chat,
              With singing, laughing, ogling, and all that.
                                                    --Pope.
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     2. (Zool.) A bird of the genus Icteria, allied to the
        warblers, in America. The best known species are the
        yellow-breasted chat ({Icteria viridis), and the
        long-tailed chat ({Icteria longicauda). In Europe the
        name is given to several birds of the family
        Saxicolid[ae], as the stonechat, and whinchat.
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     Bush chat. (Zool.) See under Bush.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Chat \Chat\, n.
     1. A twig, cone, or little branch. See Chit.
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     2. pl. (Mining) Small stones with ore.
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     Chat potatoes, small potatoes, such as are given to swine.
        [Local.]
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