CHIN


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CHINChinese
CHINCanadian Heritage Information Network
CHINCommunity Health Information Network(s)
CHINCongenital Heart Information Network (Philadelphia, PA)
CHINChildren in Need Network (Zambia)
CHINCalifornia Highway Information Network
CHINChildren's Health Information Network
References in classic literature ?
When he had finished, the Chief Whimsie looked at him through the holes in his chin and asked:
He was himself unconscious how, as he approached them, he seized on this impression and absorbed it, as he had the chin of the shopkeeper who had sold him the cigars, and put it away somewhere to be brought out when he wanted it.
It means much the same thing,' said the Duchess, digging her sharp little chin into Alice's shoulder as she added,
She had twinkly little screwed up eyes, a double chin, and a short turned up nose.
"Grow a beard on your own chin, darlint, and lave my razors alone.
Rostov saw the prisoners being led away and galloped after them to have a look at his Frenchman with the dimple on his chin. He was sitting in his foreign uniform on an hussar packhorse and looked anxiously about him; The sword cut on his arm could scarcely be called a wound.
Held her chin up and looked you up and down with eyes the colour of Scotch whisky, as much as to say, "Well, what
An' it connects!-- Square on the point of the chin, sideways.
There were the two watchmen, sure enough: red-cap on his back, as stiff as a handspike, with his arms stretched out like those of a crucifix and his teeth showing through his open lips; Israel Hands propped against the bulwarks, his chin on his chest, his hands lying open before him on the deck, his face as white, under its tan, as a tallow candle.
His face was a fair weakness, his chin retreated, and his hair lay in crisp, almost flaxen curls on his low forehead; his eyes were rather large, pale blue, and blankly staring.
Throw up your chin a moment, so that I may catch the profile of your face better.
She had an elfin chin that was capable of great expression; and whenever she gave this look, she hitched this chin up.