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Chow

An obsolete Indian unit of weight approximately equivalent to 0.389 grams.
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When the shelves of the root cellar had been filled with canned corn, beans, pickles and chow-chow, Dad would buy 50 pounds of red beans and 50 pounds of white beans.
She said: "The chow-chow is a distinctive breed so someone out there knows whose dog this is.
AUGUST: Another pounds 800 chow-chow, pounds 20,000 box at Manchester Arena for unlimited gigs, five-star dining.
Dog owners called in the police and ordered a post mortem examination when their beloved pet, Bugsy the Chow-Chow, "went berserk" and died just hours after a stay in kennels.
Far from the usual job of guarding a pet store, a security guard dogsat a 1 month old chow-chow while on duty in Mandaluyong City.
'I had two pet dogs, Mega and Chow-Chow. When Chow-Chow got lost, guess where I found it...in Sharon's house!
The next thing I know, I'm served 'Head cheese with Chow-Chow and Mustard'.
She also leaves her godchild, Kim Howland Petrunia, who breeds and shows Chow-Chow dogs.