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Definition of Chord
ChordChord Chord, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Chorded; p. pr. & vb. n.
To provide with musical chords or strings; to string; to
When Jubal struck the chorded shell. --Dryden.
Even the solitary old pine tree chords his harp.
Chord Chord, v. i. (Mus.)
To accord; to harmonize together; as, this note chords with
ChordChord Chord, n. [L chorda a gut, a string made of a gut, Gr.
?. In the sense of a string or small rope, in general, it is
written cord. See Cord.]
1. The string of a musical instrument. --Milton.
2. (Mus.) A combination of tones simultaneously performed,
producing more or less perfect harmony, as, the common
3. (Geom.) A right line uniting the extremities of the arc of
a circle or curve.
4. (Anat.) A cord. See Cord, n., 4.
5. (Engin.) The upper or lower part of a truss, usually
horizontal, resisting compression or tension. --Waddell.
Accidental, Common, & Vocal chords. See under
Accidental, Common, and Vocal.
Chord of an arch. See Illust. of Arch.
Chord of curvature, a chord drawn from any point of a
curve, in the circle of curvature for that point.
Scale of chords. See Scale.
Meaning of Chord from wikipedia
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in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Chord
(music), an aggregate
of musical pitches sounded simultaneously Guitar chord
- composition, a chord progression
or harmonic progression
changes, used as a plural) is a succession
. Chord progressions
and broken chords
of the chord
the other, rather
than simultaneously), or sequences
tones, may also...
17, 1989) is an American actor
and musician. He is known
for his role as Sam Evans
on the Fox television series
- A suspended chord
(or sus chord
) is a musical chord
the (major or minor) third
with a perfect fourth
or a major
- In music, a guitar chord
is a set of notes
pla**** on a guitar. A chord
pla**** simultaneously, but they can be pla**** sequentially
- In aeronautics, the chord
is an imaginary straight
edge and trailing
edge of an aerofoil. The chord length
is the distance
- Arpeggio/broken chord
in J. S. Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Problems playing
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help. A broken chord
is a chord
- A seventh chord
is a chord consisting
of a triad
plus a note forming
of a seventh above
's root. When not otherwise
- A chord
of a circle
is a straight
line segment whose endpoints
both lie on a circular
arc. The infinite
of a chord
is a secant
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