CHAP


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CHAP

(chăp),
Acronym for cyclophosphamide, hexamethylmelamine, doxorubicin (Adriamycin), and cisplatin, a chemotherapy regimen.
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But a fortni't ago I'd a rare bit o' luck,--I allays thought I was a lucky chap, for I niver set a trap but what I catched something; but this wasn't trap, it was a fire i' Torry's mill, an' I doused it, else it 'ud set th' oil alight, an' the genelman gen me ten suvreigns; he gen me 'em himself last week.
'Take care,' said Mr Willet, not at all grateful for the compliment, 'that I don't tackle you, sir, which I shall certainly endeavour to do, if you interrupt me when I'm making observations.-- 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.
no matter though, i know many chaps that hav'n't got any, --good luck to 'em; and they are all the better off for it.
The old chap," aside, "likes a little humbug, as well as a girl."
He was a good chap at his work, I believe, but he was a crank.
That chap was obviously listening intently to the conversation.
An' I says, `Could a delicate chap make himself stronger with 'em, Bob?' an' he laughed an' says, 'Art tha' th' delicate chap?' an' I says, `No, but I knows a young gentleman that's gettin' well of a long illness an' I wish I knowed some o' them tricks to tell him about.' I didn't say no names an, he didn't ask none.
You're right, old chap! When I got acquainted with your sister, it were the talk how she was bringing you up by hand.
At first the young gents was werry lively on him; but afore we got in, seeing how steady the old chap come on, they was quite quiet, and laid their heads together what they should do.
"You think you got 'old of a chap you can kick and 'it like you do your private soldiers--you're jolly well mistaken.
After all, then, the old chap had some grit in him.
(Now, attend here, Bella, my dear.) Rokesmith, you're a needy chap. You're a chap that I pick up in the street.