chassis

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See also: Chassis and châssis

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French châssis, from chasse, from Latin capsa ‎(case).

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Noun[edit]

chassis ‎(plural chassis)

  1. A base frame, or movable railway, along which the carriage of a mounted gun moves backward and forward.
  2. The base frame of a motor vehicle.
    • 1913, Robert Barr, chapter 2, in Lord Stranleigh Abroad[1]:
      The door being open, Stranleigh walked in unannounced. A two-seated runabout [] stood by the window, where it could be viewed by passers-by. Further down the room rested a chassis, … .
  3. A frame or housing containing electrical or mechanical equipment, such as on a computer.
  4. (slang) A woman's buttocks.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

chassis m

  1. (Acadian) window

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From French châssis

Noun[edit]

chassis n ‎(definite singular chassiset, indefinite plural chassis or chassiser, definite plural chassisa or chassisene)

  1. a chassis (underframe, especially of a vehicle)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French châssis

Noun[edit]

chassis n ‎(definite singular chassiset, indefinite plural chassis, definite plural chassisa)

  1. a chassis (underframe)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

chassis

  1. indefinite genitive singular of chassi