chank

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Noun[edit]

chank (plural chanks)

  1. (East India) The large spiral shell of several species of sea conch, much used in making bangles, especially Turbinella pyrum.

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Verb[edit]

chank (third-person singular simple present chanks, present participle chanking, simple past and past participle chanked)

  1. (US) To eat noisily; to champ or chomp.