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Definitions of chain:

part of speech: verb transitive

To fasten, secure, or connect with a chain; fetter; restrain.

part of speech: verb transitive

To bind with or as with a chain.

part of speech: noun

A series of links or rings joined together; a connected series or succession; as, a chain of events.

part of speech: noun

A series of links or rings passing through one another: a number of things coming after each other: anything that binds: a measure of 100 links, 66 feet long.

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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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