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Definitions of cord:

part of speech: verb transitive

To fasten or connect with string or rope; to pile up, as wood, in piles 8 ft. by 4 ft. by 4 ft.

part of speech: verb transitive

To bind with a cord.

part of speech: noun

A twisted string; a measure of wood equal to 128 cu. ft.; a tendon or nerve; a small rope.

part of speech: noun

A string or small rope having the strands or plies well twisted; a quantity of wood formerly measured by a cord; that by which persons are caught, held, or drawn; in Scrip., a snare; a musical string.

part of speech: verb

To bind; to fasten with cords or rope.

part of speech: noun

( orig.) A chord: a small rope or thick kind of string.

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