chapter ( chapters plural )
1 n-count A chapter is one of the parts that a book is divided into. Each chapter has a number, and sometimes a title.
also N num
Chromium supplements were used successfully in the treatment of diabetes (see Chapter 4)..., I took the title of this chapter from one of my favorite books.
2 n-count A chapterin someone's life or in history is a period of time during which a major event or series of related events takes place. WRITTEN supp N, oft N in n, adj N This had been a particularly difficult chapter in Lebanon's recent history., ...one of the most dramatic chapters of recent British politics.
chapter house ( chapter houses plural )
1 n-count A chapter house is the building or set of rooms in the grounds of a cathedral where the members of the clergy hold their meetings.
2 n-count In a university or college, a chapter house is the place where a fraternity or sorority lives or meets.
Thesocial chapter is an agreement between countries in the European Union concerning workers' rights and working conditions. n-sing the N
Traducción diccionario Collins Inglés Cobuild
clause, division, episode, part, period, phase, section, stage, topic
Diccionario de inglés sinónimos
Añada su entrada en el Diccionario colaborativo.