chad

play
noun \ˈchad\

Definition of chad

  1. :  small pieces of paper or cardboard produced in punching paper tape or data cards; also :  a piece of chad

chadless

play \-ləs\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of chad

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1944


Chad

geographical name \ˈchad\

Definition of Chad

  1. landlocked country in north central Africa; capital N'Djamena; a republic; until 1959 a territory of French Equatorial Africa area 495,752 square miles (1,288,955 square kilometers), population 9,253,000

Chadian

play \ˈcha-dē-ən\ adj or noun

Variants of chad

or French

Tchad

\ˈchad\play

CHAD Defined for English Language Learners


Chad

geographical name \ˈchad\

Definition of Chad for English Language Learners

  • : country in Africa


CHAD Defined for Kids

Chad

play
geographical name \ˈchad\

Definition of Chad for Students

  1. country N central Africa; capital, N'Djamena



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