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Chisleu, chis′lū, n. the ninth month of the Jewish year, including parts of November and December.

Orchidol′ogy, the knowledge of orchids; Or′chis, a genus containing ten of the British species of orchids.

In New York city, the Chis predominate, numbering some five hundred souls.