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chute1

chute1

 
pronunciation:
shut
features:
Homophone Note
part of speech: noun
definition: a passage down which things may slide in order to be moved from one area to another.
This hotel has a laundry chute on each floor.
similar words:
slide
Homophone Note
The words chute and shoot sound alike but have different meanings.