cordo- or cord- or chordo- or chord-
[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; […]
- Cord of tympanum
cord of tympanum n. A nerve arising from the facial nerve in the facial canal to join the lingual branch of the mandibular nerve and conveying taste sensation from the front two thirds of the tongue.
[kawr-dn] /ˈkɔr dn/ noun 1. a line of police, sentinels, military posts, warships, etc., enclosing or guarding an area. 2. a cord or braid worn for ornament or as a fastening. 3. a ribbon worn usually diagonally across the breast as a badge of a knightly or honorary order. 4. Fortification. 5. Architecture. 6. a […]
[kawr-dn-bloo, -don-] /ˌkɔr dnˈblu, -dɒn-/ noun 1. any of several small African finches of the genus Uraeginthus, having pale blue and buff plumage and commonly kept as cage birds.