chaps, chops (n.)
crack in the skin, fissure
Luc.1452[of a painting of Hecuba] Her cheeks with chaps and wrinkles were disguised [Q chops]
Tit V.iii.76[Marcus to all] if my frosty signs and chaps of age ... / Cannot induce you to attend my words
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