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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chopin  \Chop"in\,  n.  [F.  chopine,  fr  G.  schoppen.] 
  A  liquid  measure  formerly  used  in  France  and  Great  Britain, 
  varying  from  half  a  pint  to  a  wine  quart. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chopin  \Chop"in\,  n. 
  See  {Chopine}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chopine  \Cho*pine"\,  n.  [Cf.  OF  chapin,  escapin,  Sp  chapin, 
  Pg  chapim.] 
  A  clog,  or  patten,  having  a  very  thick  sole,  or  in  some  cases 
  raised  upon  a  stilt  to  a  height  of  a  foot  or  more  [Variously 
  spelt  {chioppine},  {chopin},  etc.] 
 
  Your  ladyship  is  nearer  to  heaven  than  when  I  saw  you 
  last  by  the  altitude  of  a  chopine.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Chopin 
  n  1:  the  music  of  Chopin;  "he  practiced  Chopin  day  and  night" 
  [syn:  {Chopin}] 
  2:  (1810-1849)  composer  and  pianist  [syn:  {Chopin},  {Frederic 
  Francois  Chopin}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Chopin,  LA 
  Zip  code(s):  71412,  71447 




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