a main division of a book, typically with a number or title.
If the story evolves into a book, the chapters will have titles.
a local branch of a society.
the local chapter of the American Cancer Society
the governing body of a religious community, especially a cathedral or a knightly order.
One of the more controversial parts of the new church order is the decision to give Parish Councils, not the cathedral chapters , the power to hire clergy.
a period of time or an episode in a person's life, a nation's history, etc..
a tragic chapter in European history