Concord Con"cord, n. [F. concorde, L. concordia, fr. concors of the same mind, agreeing; con- + cor, cordis, heart. See {Heart}, and cf. {Accord}.] 1. A state of agreement; harmony; union. [1913 Webster]

Love quarrels oft in pleasing concord end. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

2. Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The concord made between Henry and Roderick. --Davies. [1913 Webster]

3. (Gram.) Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person, or case. [1913 Webster]

4. (Old Law) An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See {Fine}. --Burril. [1913 Webster]

5. [Prob. influenced by chord.] (Mus.) An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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