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CHAP

(chăp),
Acronym for cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, doxorubicin (Adriamycin), and cisplatin, a chemotherapy regimen.
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Aye, among some of us old sailor chaps, he goes by that name.
They say a chap with a little of the classics can get $30 or 40,000, there, any day in the week.
Tom declared that "the old chap broke down when they got as far as the fortune--that, as he liked the girl, he would have taken her with $75,000, but the highest offer he could get from him was $30,000.
I only know that he was a quiet-living, decent sort of a chap, but, as I put it to our young friend the newspaper man, he was a crank.
Now 'twas just here last June, as we was a- driving up the first-day boys, they was mendin' a quarter-mile of road, and there was a lot of Irish chaps, reg'lar roughs, a- breaking stones.
We pulled up at the beginning of the line, and pacified them, and we're never going to carry no more pea-shooters, unless they promises not to fire where there's a line of Irish chaps a-stonebreaking.
That chap at Margit ought to 'ave tole me about it.
Any'ow--got me out of the way of them Japanesy chaps.
Why,” said Billy, laughing, “ will the chap make fight?
Dinnot tell me thou bean't, efther yon chap at schoolmeasther's," says I.
The chap who did that yelling seems to be in trouble
What did they do, all the chaps I knew, the chaps in the clubs with whom I'd been cheek by jowl for heaven knows how long?