[kon-kawrd, kong-] /ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ-/
between persons, groups, nations, etc.; concurrence in attitudes, feelings, etc.; unanimity; accord:
There was complete concord among the delegates.
between things; mutual fitness; harmony.
Grammar. (def 6).
a treaty; compact; covenant.
Music. a stable, harmonious combination of tones; a chord requiring no resolution.
[kong-kerd for 1, 2, 5, 6; kon-kawrd, kong- for 3, 4; for 5, 6 also kon-kawrd, kong-] /ˈkɒŋ kərd for 1, 2, 5, 6; ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ- for 3, 4; for 5, 6 also ˈkɒn kɔrd, ˈkɒŋ-/
a town in E Massachusetts, NW of Boston: second battle of the Revolution fought here April 19, 1775.
a city in W California, near San Francisco.
a city in and the capital of New Hampshire, in the S part.
a city in central North Carolina.
a sweet red wine with a strong grapelike taste, made from the .
[hamp-sher, -sheer] /ˈhæmp ʃər, -ʃɪər/
a state in the NE United States. 9304 sq. mi. (24,100 sq. km).
Abbreviation: NH (for use with zip code), N.H.
one of an American breed of chestnut-red chickens raised for meat and eggs.
agreement or harmony between people or nations; amity
a treaty establishing peaceful relations between nations
agreement or harmony between things, ideas, etc
(music) a combination of musical notes, esp one containing a series of consonant intervals Compare discord (sense 3)
(grammar) another word for agreement (sense 6)
a town in NE Massachusetts: scene of one of the opening military actions (1775) of the War of American Independence. Pop: 16 937 (2003 est)
a city in New Hampshire, the state capital: printing, publishing. Pop: 41 823 (2003 est)
a state of the northeastern US: generally hilly. Capital: Concord. Pop: 1 287 687 (2003 est). Area: 23 379 sq km (9027 sq miles) Abbreviation N.H., (with zip code) NH
early 14c., from Old French concorde (12c.) “concord, harmony, agreement, treaty,” from Latin concordia “agreement, union,” from concors (genitive concordis) “of the same mind,” literally “hearts together,” from com- “together” (see com-) + cor “heart” (see heart).
State in the northeastern United States; one of the New England states. Bordered by Quebec, Canada, to the north; Maine to the east; Massachusetts to the south; and Vermont to the west. Its capital is Concord, and its largest city is Manchester.
Note: One of the thirteen colonies.
[kon-kawr-dns, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɔr dns, kən-/ noun 1. agreement; ; harmony: the concordance of the membership. 2. an alphabetical index of the principal words of a book, as of the Bible, with a reference to the passage in which each occurs. 3. an alphabetical index of subjects or topics. 4. (in genetic studies) the degree […]
- Concordance rate
concordance rate n. A quantitative statistical expression for the concordance of a given genetic trait, especially in pairs of twins in genetic studies.
[kon-kawr-dnt, kuh n-] /kɒnˈkɔr dnt, kən-/ adjective 1. agreeing; harmonious. /kənˈkɔːdənt/ adjective 1. being in agreement: harmonious adj. late 15c. of persons, 1510s of things, 1550s of music, from French concordant, from Latin concordantem, present participle of concordare (see concord). Related: Concordantly.
- Concordant alternation
concordant alternation n. An alternation in either the mechanical or electrical activity of the heart, occurring in both systemic and pulmonary circuits. Also called concordant alternans.