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Meaning of CONCORDANCE

Pronunciation:  kân'kordns

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an index of all main words in a book along with their immediate contexts
  2. [n]  agreement of opinions
  3. [n]  a harmonious state of things in general and of their properties (as of colors and sounds); congruity of parts with one another and with the whole
 

CONCORDANCE is a 11 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: concord, concord, harmony, harmony
 
 See Also: accord, agreement, agreement, comity, index, order, peace

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*cord"ance\, n. [F., fr. LL. concordantia.]
1. Agreement; accordance.

         Contrasts, and yet concordances.      --Carlyle.

2. (Gram.) Concord; agreement. [Obs.] --Aschlam.

3. An alphabetical verbal index showing the places in the
   text of a book where each principal word may be found,
   with its immediate context in each place.

         His knowledge of the Bible was such, that he might
         have been called a living concordance. --Macaulay.

4. A topical index or orderly analysis of the contents of a
   book.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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