[kuh n-sent] /kənˈsɛnt/
concord of sound, voices, etc.; harmony.
(archaic) a concord, as of sounds, voices, etc
“harmony,” 1580s, from Latin concentus “a singing together, harmony,” from concinere “to sing or sound together,” from com- “with, together” (see com-) + canere “to sing” (see chant (v.)). Often misspelled consent or confused with that word.
[kon-sen-ter, kuh n-] /kɒnˈsɛn tər, kən-/ verb (used with or without object) 1. to bring or converge to a common center; concentrate.
[kon-suh n-treyt] /ˈkɒn sənˌtreɪt/ verb (used with object), concentrated, concentrating. 1. to bring or draw to a common center or point of union; converge; direct toward one point; focus: to concentrate one’s attention on a problem; to concentrate the rays of the sun with a lens. 2. to put or bring into a single place, […]
[kon-suh n-trey-tid] /ˈkɒn sənˌtreɪ tɪd/ adjective 1. applied with all one’s attention, energy, etc.: their concentrated efforts to win the election. 2. clustered or gathered together closely. 3. treated to remove or reduce an inessential ingredient, especially liquid: concentrated orange juice. [kon-suh n-treyt] /ˈkɒn sənˌtreɪt/ verb (used with object), concentrated, concentrating. 1. to bring or […]
[kon-suh n-trey-shuh n] /ˌkɒn sənˈtreɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of concentrating; the state of being concentrated. 2. exclusive attention to one object; close mental application. 3. something concentrated: a concentration of stars. 4. Military. 5. the focusing of a student’s academic program on advanced study in a specific subject or field. 6. Chemistry. (in […]