Definitions of chin

  1. in gymnastics: raise oneself while hanging from one's hands until one's chin is level with the support bar Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the protruding part of the lower jaw Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Kamarupan languages spoken in western Burma and Bangladesh and easternmost India Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The lower extremity of the face below the mouth; the point of the under jaw. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. The exterior or under surface embraced between the branches of the lower jaw bone, in birds. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The anatomical frontal portion of the mandible, also known as the mentum, that contains the line of fusion of the two separate halves of the mandible (symphysis menti). This line of fusion divides inferiorly to enclose a triangular area called the mental protuberance. On each side, inferior to the second premolar tooth, is the mental foramen for the passage of blood vessels and a nerve. Medical Dictionary DB
  7. The part of the face below the under lip. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. Mentum, the prominence formed by the anterior projection of the mandible, or lower jaw. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  9. The jutting part of the face below the mouth. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. The projecting part of the lower jaw. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. The central and front part of the lower jaw. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. chin, n. the jutting part of the face below the mouth.--UP TO THE CHIN, deeply immersed. [A.S. cin; Ger. kinn, Gr. genys.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  13. Front of lower jaw; up to the c., c.-deep, deeply immersed. Hence -chinn- Ed a. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  14. The point of the mandible below the mouth. [Ang.-Sax.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  15. n. [Anglo-Saxon] The lower extremity of the face. Cabinet Dictionary
  16. The part of the face beneath the under lip. Complete Dictionary

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