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chi·no

 (chē′nō, shē′-)
n. pl. chi·nos
1. A coarse twilled cotton fabric used for uniforms and sometimes work or sports clothes.
2. chinos Pants made of a coarse twilled cotton.

[American Spanish, mestizo, yellowish (from its original tan color), probably from Spanish chino, Chinese, from China, China.]

Chi·no

 (chē′nō)
A city of southern California east of Los Angeles. It is the site of the California Institution for Men (opened 1941), a state prison.
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chinos

(ˈtʃiːnəʊz)
pl n
(Clothing & Fashion) trousers made of chino
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

chinos

Pants made from coarse, twilled cotton.
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Translations

chinos

[ˈtʃiːnəʊz] NPLchinos mpl (pantalones de algodón a veces con pinzas)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

chinos

[ˈtʃiːnəʊz] npl (= trousers) → chinos mpl
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
Ex-footballer Jamie Redknapp scores style points modelling the latest collection for Burton Cobalt short sleeve shirt, PS20 White T-Shirt, PS6 Pink Chino Shorts PS20 Rasberry striped polo shirt PS25, white slim-fit chinos PS25 White cotton polo shirt PS20, bright blue chino shorts PS20, white leather look trainers PS29 White short sleeve Oxford shirt PS20, light grey slim-fit trousers PS30 Shortsleeve black floral print shirt PS22, black chino shorts PS20 Prices correct at time going to print.
Cobalt short sleeve shirt, PS20 White T-Shirt, PS6 Pink Chino Shorts PS20 Ex-footballer Jamie Redknapp scores style points modelling the latest collection for Burton Rasberry striped polo shirt PS25, white slim-fit chinos PS25 White short sleeve Oxford shirt PS20, light grey slim-fit trousers PS30 Shortsleeve black floral print shirt PS22, black chino shorts PS20 *Prices correct at time of going to print.
BAILES CHINOS AND THEIR INVISIBLE IDENTITY IN CENTRAL CHILE
THE SWIMWEAR: M&S Collection green swim shorts PS10, Marks and Spencer THE LIGHTWEIGHT SHIRT: Hammond & Co pattern shirt PS40, Debenhams THE CHINOS: Drawcord grey chinos PS22, Next THE HOLIDAY BLAZER: Light blue slub blazer PS75, Burton THE DRESSY SHORTS: Pink tailored shorts PS20, Burton THE SUMMER KNIT: Linea grey knit polo PS35, House of Fraser THE SHADES: Ray-Ban aviator sunglasses, were PS170, now PS136, Littlewoods.com THE ESPADRILLES: Toms classic stripe PS39.99, THE DENIM JACKET: Basic light blue denim jacket PS29.99, Zara THE SUMMER BOMBER: Smart blue bomber jacket PS23, Primark Riviera long sleeve shirt PS47.50, Charlie chino shorts PS39.95, both White Stuff, whitestuff.com
The sportswear giant is launching a huge price cut on Kangol shorts, chinos and polo shirts with reductions on items priced from as little as PS6.
The fact that the rough denim is different from the smoother blue chinos gives it almost as much contrast as if it were a different colour altogether.