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chore

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Chore \Chore\ (ch[=o]r), noun [The same word as char work done by the day.] A small job; in the pl., the regular or daily light work of a household or farm, either within or without doors. [U. S.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Chore \Chore\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Chored}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Choring}.] To do chores. [U. S.]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Chore \Chore\, noun A choir or chorus. [Obs.] --B. Jonson.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

chore

noun

1: a specific piece of work required to be done as a duty or for a specific fee; "estimates of the city's loss on that job ranged as high as a million dollars"; "the job of repairing the engine took several hours"; "the endless task of classifying the samples"; "the farmer's morning chores" [syn: {job}, {task}, {chore}]


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