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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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If you have nothing but short sentences, the piece will appear choppy.
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Pilots and meteorologists don't always know when turbulence will strike, so buckling up only when the seat belt sign comes on isn't a reliable way to avoid injury Storm clouds and heavy rain are good indicators that turbulence lies ahead, but about half of all passenger aircraft encounters with choppy air occur in cloudless skies, says Cornman.
Drownproofing is especially useful when you are confronting choppy water.
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The water temperature was a relatively warm 16-18deg degrees, but swimmers were stretched by choppy conditions.
Wirral lifeguards watched the surfer return to the sea off New Brighton to retrieve his lost kite in strong winds and a choppy sea.
SCS executive Benjamin Choppy who is also permanent secretary for ICT in the Seychelles inked the accord with the EIB.