Hyphenation of chain

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Definitions of chain:

A series of things depending on each other as if linked together
The chain of command A complicated concatenation of circumstances
(chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)
A series of (usually metal) rings or links fitted into one another to make a flexible ligament
(business) a number of similar establishments (stores or restaurants or banks or hotels or theaters) under one ownership
Anything that acts as a restraint
A unit of length
British biochemist (born in Germany) who isolated and purified penicillin, which had been discovered in 1928 by Sir Alexander Fleming (1906-1979)
A series of hills or mountains
The valley was between two ranges of hills The plains lay just beyond the mountain range
A linked or connected series of objects
A chain of daisies
A necklace made by a stringing objects together
A string of beads A strand of pearls
Connect or arrange into a chain by linking
Fasten or secure with chains
Chain the chairs together

Synonyms of chain:

noun concatenation, series
nounchemical chain, unit, building block
noun ligament
noun business, concern, business concern, business organization, business organisation
noun restraint, constraint
nounlinear unit
noun Chain, Ernst Boris Chain, Sir Ernst Boris Chain, biochemist
noun range, mountain range, range of mountains, mountain chain, chain of mountains, geological formation, formation
noun iron, irons, chains, shackle, bond, hamper, trammel, trammels
noun string, strand, necklace
verb arrange, set up
verb fasten, fix, secure

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