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chrome dome

A person who is completely bald, or that person's head. I actually started losing my hair in my late twenties, and I've been a chrome dome ever since! Some women don't care for bald men, but I love my husband's chrome dome.
See also: chrome, dome

chrome horn

A car's front bumper when used to nudge or hit the car in front of it, either in retaliation or (in stock car racing) to inform the second car's driver that the first intends to pass. Always be considerate when changing lanes in front of other cars, as aggressive drivers may feel inclined to use their chrome horns to signal their displeasure. Some really aggressive driving by Roberts; he's been putting that chrome horn to use today!
See also: chrome, horn

chrome-dome

n. a shiny, bald head; a man with a bald head. (Also a rude term of address.) The guy with the chrome-dome suddenly grasped his chest and made a face.
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The inherent smoothness and lubricity of polished hard chrome makes it much easier to clean screws, either manually or by purging.
Chrome was the first to sandbox Flash Player: Google shipped a "stable" build of the browser in March 2011 with a Windows sandbox for Flash.
Google's Chrome team is launching a new stable release every few weeks, and paying people to squash bugs in the process.
So, to be absolutely clear, here's the low-down on what Google Chrome OS is, what it's for and what it will do when it becomes available at the end of 2010.
Chrome Construct will allow the company to access content about their vehicles and their competitors' vehicles and develop consumer-facing vehicle presentations.
The morphology of the coating is compact nodules as opposed to plates like conventional chrome plating.
The Bimetalix Chrome Plated SSHE Cylinder features .003 inches to .006 inches of multi-layered chrome per side, providing improved corrosion resistance over the base material and increased hardness to more than 70 Rc, thereby allowing the use of stainless wiper blades.
Samancor Chrome, 60%-owned by Billiton plc and 40% by Anglo American plc and Xstrata AG announced the formation of a production joint venture at Xstrata's Wonderkop ferrochrome facility near Rustenburg, North West Province, South Africa.
1 The stylish way to store your tea or coffee is in matching chrome containers.
has unveiled several phones: The Country Classics Design Telephone, with an old-fashioned look, features a clock and will ship in April for $99.99; the Metropolis Classic Desk Design Telephone, $39.99, has a brushed-chrome base and black handset and will ship in April; the Color Brights desk designer phone, with big yellow buttons, blue base and red handset, ships in June at $29.99; the slim-design Chrome Brights phone, which is see-through and features chrome inner components that light up when the phone rings, ships in April at $39.99.
The overall sales of chrome trim products will remain passive - exhibiting a CAGR of just over 2.5% during 2017-2022.
Summary: The overall sales of chrome trim products will remain passive - exhibiting a CAGR of just over 2.5% during 2017-2022.
Those who are worried about internet privacy should know that Google Chrome isn't the best browser when it comes to security, a report said.
The Android version of Chrome will get Picture-in-Picture mode and the desktop version of Chrome will get a personalisation feature called Chrome Colors.
Summary: California [USA], February 9 (ANI): With the roll out of the Chrome 73, you will be finally able to make good use of the multimedia buttons on your keyboard.