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CHOP

Acronym for cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, Oncovin (vincristine), and prednisone, a chemotherapy regimen.

CHOP

[chop]
abbreviation for an anticancer drug combination that includes cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, vincristine, and prednisone.

CHOP

A popular, non-HUGO-sanctioned symbol for DDIT3.

CHOP

Oncology A 'first-generation' combination chemotherapy regimen used for low and intermediate-grade NHLs. See Chemotherapy, Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, Remission.

CHOP

(chop)
Acronym for cyclophosphamide, doxorubicin, Oncovin (vincristine), and prednisone, a chemotherapeutic regimen.

chop

chopped hay; used extensively when pastured animals need supplementary roughage and are required to eat the meal provided in a short time. Housed animals receive the same supply in the form of hay in a rack or net. Called also chaff.

green chop
green feed that has been put through a chopper or forage harvester.
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Paul Johnson, 35, from Oxton, applied to the council to chop down the three giant leylandii which dwarf his three-storey Victorian home.
DEVELOPERS who asked the city council to relax planning restrictions to allow them to chop down two trees have been branded "a disgrace" by councillors.
Television gardener Alan Titchmarsh looks set to win his battle with a council to chop down a protected tree to improve his sea view.
But in order to plant crops, they must first chop down or burn the forests--destroying the habitats of countless species in the process.
An aristocrat has sparked a row with his plans to chop down a protected tree.
Compay Segundo, after a colorful career in the '40s and '50s, had been dispatched to China to chop down trees as part of a labor exchange program.
The proposal also would beef up penalties for violators - those who chop down a mature tree without notifying the city.