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Chord

Pronunciation: kôrd
n.1.The string of a musical instrument.
2.(Mus.) A combination of tones simultaneously performed, producing more or less perfect harmony, as, the common chord.
3.(Geom.) A right line uniting the extremities of the arc of a circle or curve.
4.(Anat.) A cord. See Cord, n., 4.
5.(Engin.) The upper or lower part of a truss, usually horizontal, resisting compression or tension.
Chord of an arch
See Illust. of Arch.
Chord of curvature
a chord drawn from any point of a curve, in the circle of curvature for that point.
Scale of chords
See Scale.
v. t.1.To provide with musical chords or strings; to string; to tune.
[imp. & p. p. Chorded; p. pr. & vb. n. Chording.]
v. i.1.(Mus.) To accord; to harmonize together; as, this note chords with that.
Noun1.chord - a straight line connecting two points on a curve
2.chord - a combination of three or more notes that blend harmoniously when sounded together
Verb1.chord - play chords on (a string instrument)
2.chord - bring into consonance, harmony, or accord while making music or singing
Synonyms: harmonise, harmonize
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