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7 entries found for cord.
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Main Entry: 1cord
Pronunciation: primarystresskodot(schwa)rd
Function: noun
1 : material like a small thin rope that is used mostly for tying things
2 : a bodily structure (as a tendon or nerve) resembling a cord; especially : UMBILICAL CORD
3 : a small flexible insulated electrical cable with a plug at one or both ends used for connecting an appliance to an outlet
4 : an amount of firewood equal to a pile of wood 4 x 4 x 8 feet or 128 cubic feet (about 3.6 cubic meters)
5 a : a rib like a cord on a fabric b : a fabric with such ribs

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