concordant

adjective con·cor·dant \ kən-ˈkȯr-dᵊnt , kän- \

Definition of concordant

concordantly

adverb

Examples of concordant in a Sentence

  1. All three tests have concordant results.

  2. the movie's opening-weekend gross was fairly concordant with box-office returns for that genre

Origin and Etymology of concordant

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin concordant-, concordans

CONCORDANT Defined for English Language Learners

concordant

Definition of concordant for English Language Learners

  • : in agreement : having the same characteristics


Medical Dictionary

concordant

adjective con·cor·dant \ kən-ˈkȯrd-ᵊnt \

medical Definition of concordant

of twins
: similar with respect to one or more particular characters — compare discordant

concordance

play \-ᵊn(t)s\ noun

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