prechordal

chordal

[kawr-dl]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling a chord.
2.
of or pertaining to music that is marked principally by vertical harmonic movement rather than by linear polyphony.

Origin:
1610–20; chord2 + -al1

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

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