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CHAP

(chăp),
Acronym for cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, doxorubicin (Adriamycin), and cisplatin, a chemotherapy regimen.
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Chap will be asleep,--all fair,--get him off quietly, and no screaming,--happens beautiful,--I like to do everything quietly,--I hates all kind of agitation and fluster.
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.
Therefore he whacked the old nigger mercilessly, while a big crowd of his people watched him, thunderstruck, till some man,--I was told the chief's son,--in despera- tion at hearing the old chap yell, made a tentative jab with a spear at the white man--and of course it went quite easy between the shoulder-blades.
Accordingly a young chap wearing his hat over the left eyebrow, some clerk I suppose,--there must have been clerks in the busi- ness, though the house was as still as a house in a city of the dead,--came from somewhere up-stairs, and led me forth.
But I know Jimmy will meet me here if he's alive, for he always was the truest, stanchest old chap in the world.
Well, Bunny, I may be a blackguard myself, but I don't think I ever looked at a fellow as that chap looked at me.
All I can say is that my moral wind was bagged by that letter as I hope, old chap, I have never yet bagged yours.
But he was a good chap, Ewbank, and don't you imagine he was at all intemperate.
You see, old chap, one's caution doesn't always let one in!
That chap, sir,' said John, taking it out again after a time, and pointing at him with the stem, 'though he's got all his faculties about him--bottled up and corked down, if I may say so, somewheres or another--'
That chap, I was a saying, though he has all his faculties about him, somewheres or another, bottled up and corked down, has no more imagination than Barnaby has.
As I was saying, you're a needy chap that I pick up in the street.