|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.|
|Huntington's disease See Sydenham's chorea a disorder of the central nervous system characterized by uncontrollable irregular brief jerky movements|
|[C19: from New Latin, from Latin: dance, from Greek khoreia, from khoros dance; see |
chorea cho·re·a (kô-rē'ə, kə-)
Irregular, spasmodic, involuntary movements of the limbs or facial muscles.