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chests, plural;
  1. The front surface of a person's or animal's body between the neck and the abdomen

  2. The whole of a person's upper trunk, esp. with reference to physical size
    • - a 42-inch chest
  3. A woman's breasts

  4. A large strong box, typically made of wood and used for storage or shipping
    • - an oak chest
  5. A small cabinet for medicines, toiletries, etc
    • - the medicine chest
  6. The treasury or financial resources of some institutions
    • - the university chest

  1. thorax: the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
  2. box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy
  3. chest of drawers: furniture with drawers for keeping clothes
  4. The chest (θώραξ, thorax) is a part of the anatomy of humans and various other animals. It is sometimes referred to as the thorax.
  5. Chest is the third album by the Nels Cline Trio and the first release on Little Brother Records.
  6. A chest (also called coffer or kist) is one of the oldest forms of furniture. It is typically a rectangular structure with four walls and a liftable lid, for storage. The interior space may be subdivided. ...
  7. Chest is a scientific medical journal published by the American College of Chest Physicians on the subject of chest diseases and related issues (pulmonology, cardiology, thoracic surgery, transplantation, breathing, airway disease, emergency medicine, etc.). The 2008impact factor is 5.154. ...
  8. Comedy Premieres was a programming strand of four one-off television comedies, produced by Granada Television for the ITV network and broadcast throughout 1997.
  9. (Chests) Chess is a board game involving two players. It is played on a chessboard, a square-checkered board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid. ...
  10. (Chests) Mechanically agitated storage tanks for pulp slurries, usually constructed of vitreous tile.
  11. (Chests) The chest is agreed to be the most ancient form of furniture, and surviving examples go back in date to the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries. Many of these extremely old ones are simple in design, and bear very little in the way of ornament. ...
  12. (Chests) large, heavy devices that do not move, such as dishwashers, stoves, and refrigerators.
  13. Low modular unit with drawers (wider than a console).
  14. Combined Higher Education Software Team
  15. The part of the body or trunk that is enclosed by the ribs.
  16. chest (i.e. container): scryn
  17. classical tea package, usually made of wood and aluminum-lines, used to ship tea from plantation
  18. In this case, 'chest' means a room where the money from taxes, customs and other payments was stored for safe keeping, waiting to be sent back to England.
  19. traditional container for shipping tea, made of wood and lined with metal foil. Originally, tea chests were lined with lead.
  20. (CXR) Includes a PA and Lateral with the patient standing or sitting up. Special projections include an AP in cases where the image needs to be obtained stat and with a portable device, particularly when a patient cannot be safely positioned upright. ...
  21. which is measured across the fullest part of the bust
  22. the front part of your body between your neck and your stomach
  23. The packaging used for shipping tea overseas usually consisting of wood lined by aluminum.
  24. Pride; stored up emotions / If part of the body (as in breasts): Sexual desire or dependency; social confidence
  25. Holds precious belongings and valuables with a swinging door mechanism. Come in all types of finishes and styles.