chordoskeleton chor·do·skel·e·ton (kôr’dō-skěl’ĭ-tn)
The part of the skeleton in the embryo that develops in relation with the notochord.
[kawr-dot-uh-mee] /kɔrˈdɒt ə mi/ noun, plural chordotomies. 1. . [kawr-dot-uh-mee] /kɔrˈdɒt ə mi/ noun, plural cordotomies. 1. the surgical severance of certain nerve fibers of the to alleviate intractable pain. chordotomy chor·dot·o·my (kôr-dŏt’ə-mē) n. Variant of cordotomy. cordotomy cor·dot·o·my or chor·dot·o·my (kôr-dŏt’ə-mē) n.
- Chord symbol
noun 1. (music) any of a series of letters and numerals, used as a shorthand indication of chords, esp in jazz, folk, or pop music: B7 indicates the dominant seventh chord in the key of E
/ˈkɔːdˌwaɪz/ adverb 1. in the direction of an aerofoil chord adjective 2. moving in this direction: chordwise force
[chawr, chohr] /tʃɔr, tʃoʊr/ noun 1. a small or odd job; routine task. 2. chores, the everyday work around a house or farm. 3. a hard or unpleasant task: Solving the problem was quite a chore. /tʃɔː/ noun 1. a small routine task, esp a domestic one 2. an unpleasant task n. 1751, American English, […]