chipping


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chipping

[′chip·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Removing seams, surface defects, or other excess fragments from semifinished metal products by using a manual or pneumatic chisel or a continuous machine.

chipping

Treatment of a hardened concrete surface by chiseling.

chipping

Implanting microchips into animals and humans. See microchip implant.