discordancy
noun (plural -cies) Date: 1607 discordance

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  • discordancy — index disaccord, disagreement, dissidence, incompatibility (inconsistency), incongruity, inconsistency Burton s Legal Thesaurus …   Law dictionary

  • Discordancy — Discordance Dis*cord ance, Discordancy Dis*cord an*cy, n. [Cf. F. discordance.] State or quality of being discordant; disagreement; inconsistency. [1913 Webster] There will arise a thousand discordances of opinion. I. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • discordancy — discord ► NOUN 1) lack of agreement or harmony. 2) Music lack of harmony between notes sounding together. 3) Music a chord regarded as displeasing or requiring resolution by another. DERIVATIVES discordance noun discordancy noun discordant… …   English terms dictionary

  • discordancy — /dis kawr dn see/, n., pl. discordancies. discordance (defs. 1 3). [1600 10; DISCORDANCE + Y3] * * * …   Universalium

  • discordancy — n. See discordance …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • discordancy — dis·cor·dan·cy …   English syllables

  • discordancy — dis•cor•dan•cy [[t]dɪsˈkɔr dn si[/t]] n. pl. cies discordance • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • discordancy — də̇ˈskȯ(r)dənsē, si noun ( es) : discordance, disparity the maze of apparent discordancies in the text R.H.Popkin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Discordance — Dis*cord ance, Discordancy Dis*cord an*cy, n. [Cf. F. discordance.] State or quality of being discordant; disagreement; inconsistency. [1913 Webster] There will arise a thousand discordances of opinion. I. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gender — This article is about the distinction between male and female entities and concepts. For other uses, see Gender (disambiguation). Gender is a range of characteristics used to distinguish between males and females, particularly in the cases of men …   Wikipedia

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