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chose

Definition of chose

  1. past tense of choose


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noun \ˈshōz\

Definition of chose

  1. :  a piece of personal property :  thing

Origin and Etymology of chose

French, from Latin causa cause, reason


First Known Use: 1670



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  1. past of choose


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noun \ˈshōz\

Legal Definition of chose

  1. :  a piece of personal property chose in action :  a right to something (as payment of a debt or damages for injury) that can be recovered in a lawsuit; also :  a document (as a check or stock certificate) embodying such a right chose in possession :  something that is in one's actual possession or can be possessed

Origin and Etymology of chose

Anglo-French, literally, thing, from Old French, from Latin causa legal case, reason, cause


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