chose

2
[ shohz ]
/ ʃoʊz /
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noun Law.

a thing; an article of personal property.

Origin of chose

2
1350–1400 for earlier senses; 1660–70 for current sense; Middle English < French < Latin causa case, thing. See cause
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British Dictionary definitions for choses (1 of 2)

chose

1
/ (tʃəʊz) /

verb

the past tense of choose

British Dictionary definitions for choses (2 of 2)

chose

2
/ (ʃəʊz) /

noun

law an article of personal property

Word Origin for chose

C17: from French: thing, from Latin causa cause, case, reason
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