chophouse

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

chop +‎ house. For Chinese customs sense, see chop (quality).

Noun[edit]

chophouse (plural chophouses)

  1. A restaurant that specializes in chops or steaks; a steakhouse.
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  2. A custom house in China where transit duties are levied.
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