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chordal

[kawr-dl] /ˈkɔr dl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling a chord.
2.
of or relating to music that is marked principally by vertical harmonic movement rather than by linear polyphony.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; chord2 + -al1
Related forms
prechordal, adjective
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prechordal in Medicine

chordal chord·al (kôr'dl)
adj.
Of or relating to a chorda or cord.

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