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chow


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chow  \Chow\,  n.  [Chin  chou.] 
  A  prefecture  or  district  of  the  second  rank  in  China,  or  the 
  chief  city  of  such  a  district;  --  often  part  of  the  name  of  a 
  city,  as  in  Foochow 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chow 
  n  1:  informal  terms  for  a  meal  [syn:  {chuck},  {eats},  {grub}] 
  2:  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}] 




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