chordal

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adjective chord·al \ˈkȯr-dəl\

Definition of chordal

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or suggesting a chord

  2. 2 :  relating to music characterized more by harmony than by counterpoint

1848

First Known Use of chordal

1848


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chordal

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adjective chord·al \ˈkȯrd-əl\

Medical Definition of chordal

  1. :  of or relating to an anatomical cord (as the notochord or spinal cord)—used chiefly in combination perichordal

chordally

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