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Pronunciation of Chip: Learn how to pronounce Chip in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word chip:

noun
1a small piece of something removed in the course of chopping, cutting, or breaking a hard material such as wood or stone:
granite chips
a hole or mark on a hard object or surface where a small piece has broken off:
keep an eye out for any scratches or chips on the bodywork that might need treating
[mass noun] British wood or woody fibre split into thin strips and used for weaving hats or baskets.
2British a long rectangular piece of deep-fried potato:
he always enjoyed fish and chips
(also potato chip) North American a potato crisp.
3short for microchip.
4a counter used in certain gambling games to represent money:
a poker chip
5(in football, golf, and other sports) a short lofted kick or shot:
he made no mistake with a chip and a par putt from four feet to seal victory
verb (chips, chipping, chipped)
[with object]
1cut or break (a small piece) from a hard material:
we had to chip ice off the upper deck
[no object] (of a material or object) break at the edge or on the surface:
the paint had chipped off the gate
cut pieces off (a hard material) to shape it or break it up:
craftsmen chipped the blocks of flint to the required shape
[no object]:
she chipped away at the ground outside the door
2 (usually as adjective chipped) British cut (a potato) into chips.
3(in football, golf, and other sports) kick or strike (a ball or shot) to produce a short lofted shot or pass:
he chipped a superb shot over the keeper