[kawrd-lis] /ˈkɔrd lɪs/
lacking a .
(of an electrical appliance) requiring no wire leading to an external source of electricity because of a self-contained, often rechargeable, power supply; battery-powered.
(of an electrical device) operated by an internal battery so that no connection to mains supply or other apparatus is needed
- Cordless telephone
noun 1. a portable battery-powered telephone with a short-range radio link to a fixed base unit
[kawrd] /kɔrd/ noun 1. a string or thin rope made of several strands braided, twisted, or woven together. 2. Electricity. a small, flexible, insulated cable. 3. a ribbed fabric, especially corduroy. 4. a cordlike rib on the surface of cloth. 5. any influence that binds or restrains: cord of marriage. 6. Anatomy. a cordlike structure: […]
cordo- or cord- or chordo- or chord- pref. Cord: cordopexy.
[kawr-duh-buh, -vuh; Spanish kawr-th aw-vah] /ˈkɔr də bə, -və; Spanish ˈkɔr ðɔ vɑ/ noun, plural cordobas [kawr-duh-buh z, -vuh z; Spanish kawr-th aw-vahs] /ˈkɔr də bəz, -vəz; Spanish ˈkɔr ðɔ vɑs/ (Show IPA) 1. a silver coin and monetary unit of Nicaragua, equal to 100 centavos. [kawr-duh-buh, -vuh; Spanish kawr-th aw-vah] /ˈkɔr də bə, -və; […]