Chain

this refers to the line of buyers and sellers involved in each house move. For example, While you`re selling your home, you`ll be buying a new house from another vendor who`s buying a new home from another vendor who`s buying from someone else etc… and nothing can take place until all the deals are finalised. First time buyers are chain-free, as they don`t have anything to sell. ...

Chain

When several people are dependent on one another`s sales to complete their own purchase

chain

A multi-unit retail operation with stores managed by a headquarters staff. Usually refers to a group of supermarkets under common ownership.
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Chain

Used for slings, the modern trend is for high tensile steel chains whose safe working load depends upon the material used in its manufacture and the diameter of the bar from which the chain is made.
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Chain

A measure of length equal to 22 yards. or 20.1 metres.
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Chain

The chain is a unit of length.Conversions1 chain (engineers or Ramden)=100 feet1 chain (US or Gunter)=66 feet1 chain (engineers or Ramden)=30.48m1 chain (US or Gunter)=20.1168m1 chain (engineers or Ramden)=33.33 yards1 chain (US or Gunter)=22 yardsttle='Length';xiunt='m';yiunt='chain';mconv=30.48;cconv=0.0; See also: Furlong, Mile, Nautical Chain, ...
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CHAIN

Contact, Help, Advice, Information, Network for Effective Health Care [database, base de donneés]
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Chain

Chain noun [ French chaîne , from Latin catena . Confer Catenate .] 1. A series of links or rings, usually of metal, connected, or fitted into one another, used for various purposes, as of support, of restraint, of ornament, of the exertion and transmission of mechanical po...
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Chain

Chain transitive verb [ impast participle p. Chained (chānd); present participle & verbal noun Chaining .] 1. To fasten, bind, or connect with a chain; to fasten or bind securely, as with a chain; as, to chain a bulld...
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chain

1. In chemistry, a series of atoms held together by one or more covalent bonds. ... 2. In bacteriology, a linear arrangement of living cells that have divided in one plane and remain attached to each other. ... Origin: L. Catena ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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chain

concatenation noun a series of things depending on each other as if linked together; `the chain of command`; `a complicated concatenation of circumstances`
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chain

(chān) a collection of objects linked together in linear fashion, or end to end, as the assemblage of atoms or radicals in a chemical compound, or an assemblage of individual bacterial cells.
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Chain

• (v. t.) To fasten, bind, or connect with a chain; to fasten or bind securely, as with a chain; as, to chain a bulldog. • (n.) A series of things linked together; or a series of things connected and following each other in succession; as, a chain of mountains; a chain of events or ideas. • (n.) Iron links bolted to the side of a ves...
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chain

(from the article `elastomer`) ...of, a polymeric molecule consists of several thousand chemical repeating units, or monomers, linked together by covalent bonds. The assemblage of ...
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chain

(from the article `combinatorics`) A chain of a graph is an alternating sequence of vertices and edges 0, 1, 1, 2, , , beginning and ending with vertices in which each edge is ...
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chain

series of links, usually of metal, joined together to form a flexible connector for various purposes, such as holding, pulling, hoisting, hauling, ... [1 related articles]
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chain

in surveying, a unit of length. See surveyor`s chain.[2 related articles]
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Chain

[caste] The Chain, sometimes also pronounced as Chai, are cultivating and fishing caste found in eastern Uttar Pradesh in India. They are a sub-group within the larger Kewat communinity of North India. == Origin == The Chai according to some traditions, were a community of Vaishyas, who lost caste, when they took to fishing. Other tradition...
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Chain

a distance of 22 yards, 80 chains to a mile.
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chain

Type: Term Pronunciation: chān Definitions: 1. chemistry a series of atoms held together by one or more covalent bonds. 2. bacteriology a linear arrangement of living cells that have divided in one plane and remain attached to each other. 3. A series of reactions. 4. In anatomy, a linked series of structures, ossicular chain, chain ganglia, un...
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chain

a potential path joining an originating exchange to the destination exchange for a given traffic parcel, generally subject to constraints such as a maximum number of intermediate nodes or a given order of choice NOTE - Network optimisation is possible when more than one chain exists between an originating and a destination node.
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chain

chain, flexible series of connected links used in various ways, especially for the transmission of motive power, for hoisting (see pulley), and for securing or fastening. Commonly, mechanical energy from a motor or other source applied to a sprocket wheel is conveyed by means of an endless chain to ...
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Chain

A chain is an ornament made of links fastened one in the other so as to make a flexible cord It ia used for the attachment of a watch or pendant, or as a necklace. Such chains were used by the Phoenicians as ornaments; and ear-rings, formed partly of fine gold chains, attributed to the 8th century BC, were found among the ruins of Camirus in Rhodes...
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Chain

A series of related transactions, all reliant upon each other. Any chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
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Chain

[real estate] A chain, when used in reference to the process of buying or selling a house, is a sequence of linked house purchases, each of which is dependent on the preceding and succeeding purchase. The term is commonly used in the UK. Each member of the chain is a house sale, which depends both upon the buyers receiving the money from se...
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