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From Malay rantai, from Classical Malay rantai, from Javanese [Term?], from Old Javanese rante, rantay (tie).

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rantai (first-person possessive rantaiku, second-person possessive rantaimu, third-person possessive rantainya)

  1. chain
    1. A series of interconnected rings or links usually made of metal.
    2. (chemistry) A number of atoms in a series, which combine to form a molecule.
  2. A strong connection between people or groups of people; bond; tie.
  3. shackle

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