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NOUN (6)

1. capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river;
[syn: Concord, capital of New Hampshire]

2. 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;
[syn: harmony, concord, concordance]

3. the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations;
[syn: agreement, concord]

4. town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought;

5. agreement of opinions;
[syn: harmony, concord, concordance]

6. the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775);
[syn: Lexington, Concord, Lexington and Concord]


VERB (4)

1. go together;
- Example: "The colors don't harmonize"
- Example: "Their ideas concorded"
[syn: harmonize, harmonise, consort, accord, concord, fit in, agree]

2. arrange by concord or agreement;
- Example: "Concord the conditions for the marriage of the Prince of Wales with a commoner"

3. arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance;
- Example: "The team concorded several thousand nouns, verbs, and adjectives"

4. be in accord; be in agreement;
- Example: "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"
- Example: "I can't agree with you!"
- Example: "I hold with those who say life is sacred"
- Example: "Both philosophers concord on this point"
[syn: agree, hold, concur, concord]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Fox \Fox\ (f[o^]ks), n.; pl. Foxes. [AS. fox; akin to D. vos, G. fuchs, OHG. fuhs, foha, Goth. fa['u]h[=o], Icel. f[=o]a fox, fox fraud; of unknown origin, cf. Skr. puccha tail. Cf. Vixen.] 1. (Zool.) A carnivorous animal of the genus Vulpes, family Canid[ae], of many species. The European fox (V. vulgaris or V. vulpes), the American red fox (V. fulvus), the American gray fox (V. Virginianus), and the arctic, white, or blue, fox (V. lagopus) are well-known species. [1913 Webster] Note: The black or silver-gray fox is a variety of the American red fox, producing a fur of great value; the cross-gray and woods-gray foxes are other varieties of the same species, of less value. The common foxes of Europe and America are very similar; both are celebrated for their craftiness. They feed on wild birds, poultry, and various small animals. [1913 Webster] Subtle as the fox for prey. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) The European dragonet. [1913 Webster] 3. (Zool.) The fox shark or thrasher shark; -- called also sea fox. See Thrasher shark, under Shark. [1913 Webster] 4. A sly, cunning fellow. [Colloq.] [1913 Webster] We call a crafty and cruel man a fox. --Beattie. [1913 Webster] 5. (Naut.) Rope yarn twisted together, and rubbed with tar; -- used for seizings or mats. [1913 Webster] 6. A sword; -- so called from the stamp of a fox on the blade, or perhaps of a wolf taken for a fox. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Thou diest on point of fox. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 7. pl. (Ethnol.) A tribe of Indians which, with the Sacs, formerly occupied the region about Green Bay, Wisconsin; -- called also Outagamies. [1913 Webster] Fox and geese. (a) A boy's game, in which one boy tries to catch others as they run one goal to another. (b) A game with sixteen checkers, or some substitute for them, one of which is called the fox, and the rest the geese; the fox, whose first position is in the middle of the board, endeavors to break through the line of the geese, and the geese to pen up the fox. Fox bat (Zool.), a large fruit bat of the genus Pteropus, of many species, inhabiting Asia, Africa, and the East Indies, esp. P. medius of India. Some of the species are more than four feet across the outspread wings. See Fruit bat. Fox bolt, a bolt having a split end to receive a fox wedge. Fox brush (Zool.), the tail of a fox. Fox evil, a disease in which the hair falls off; alopecy. Fox grape (Bot.), the name of two species of American grapes. The northern fox grape (Vitis Labrusca) is the origin of the varieties called Isabella, Concord, Hartford, etc., and the southern fox grape (Vitis vulpina) has produced the Scuppernong, and probably the Catawba. Fox hunter. (a) One who pursues foxes with hounds. (b) A horse ridden in a fox chase. Fox shark (Zool.), the thrasher shark. See Thrasher shark, under Thrasher. Fox sleep, pretended sleep. Fox sparrow (Zool.), a large American sparrow (Passerella iliaca); -- so called on account of its reddish color. Fox squirrel (Zool.), a large North American squirrel (Sciurus niger, or S. cinereus). In the Southern States the black variety prevails; farther north the fulvous and gray variety, called the cat squirrel, is more common. Fox terrier (Zool.), one of a peculiar breed of terriers, used in hunting to drive foxes from their holes, and for other purposes. There are rough- and smooth-haired varieties. Fox trot, a pace like that which is adopted for a few steps, by a horse, when passing from a walk into a trot, or a trot into a walk. Fox wedge (Mach. & Carpentry), a wedge for expanding the split end of a bolt, cotter, dowel, tenon, or other piece, to fasten the end in a hole or mortise and prevent withdrawal. The wedge abuts on the bottom of the hole and the piece is driven down upon it. Fastening by fox wedges is called foxtail wedging. Fox wolf (Zool.), one of several South American wild dogs, belonging to the genus Canis. They have long, bushy tails like a fox. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Concord \Con"cord\, n. [F. concorde, L. concordia, fr. concors of the same mind, agreeing; con- + cor, cordis, heart. See Heart, and cf. Accord.] 1. A state of agreement; harmony; union. [1913 Webster] Love quarrels oft in pleasing concord end. --Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The concord made between Henry and Roderick. --Davies. [1913 Webster] 3. (Gram.) Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person, or case. [1913 Webster] 4. (Old Law) An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See Fine. --Burril. [1913 Webster] 5. [Prob. influenced by chord.] (Mus.) An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Concord \Con"cord\, n. A variety of American grape, with large dark blue (almost black) grapes in compact clusters. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Concord \Con*cord"\, v. i. [F. concorder, L. concordare.] To agree; to act together. [Obs.] --Clarendon. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Concord n 1: capital of the state of New Hampshire; located in south central New Hampshire on the Merrimack river [syn: Concord, capital of New Hampshire] 2: 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 [syn: harmony, concord, concordance] 3: the determination of grammatical inflection on the basis of word relations [syn: agreement, concord] 4: town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought 5: agreement of opinions [syn: harmony, concord, concordance] 6: the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775) [syn: Lexington, Concord, Lexington and Concord] v 1: go together; "The colors don't harmonize"; "Their ideas concorded" [syn: harmonize, harmonise, consort, accord, concord, fit in, agree] 2: arrange by concord or agreement; "Concord the conditions for the marriage of the Prince of Wales with a commoner" 3: arrange the words of a text so as to create a concordance; "The team concorded several thousand nouns, verbs, and adjectives" 4: be in accord; be in agreement; "We agreed on the terms of the settlement"; "I can't agree with you!"; "I hold with those who say life is sacred"; "Both philosophers concord on this point" [syn: agree, hold, concur, concord] [ant: differ, disagree, dissent, take issue]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

224 Moby Thesaurus words for "concord": NATO, SEATO, acclamation, accord, accordance, affinity, agape, agreement, agreement of all, alliance, amity, arpeggio, arrangement, array, assent, attune, attunement, bipartisanship, bonds of harmony, broken chord, brotherly love, calmness, capitulation, caritas, cartel, cement of friendship, charity, chime, chiming, chord, chorus, coaction, coadjuvancy, coadministration, coagency, cochairmanship, codirectorship, coherence, coincide, coincidence, collaboration, collaborativeness, collectivism, collusion, comity, commensalism, common assent, common chord, common consent, common effort, common enterprise, communalism, communion, communism, communitarianism, community, community of interests, compatibility, complicity, concento, concentus, concert, concordance, concordat, concur, concurrence, conformance, conformation, conformity, congeniality, congruence, congruency, congruity, consensus, consensus gentium, consensus of opinion, consensus omnium, consent, consentaneity, consistency, consonance, consonancy, consonant chord, consort, convention, cooperation, cooperativeness, correspondence, deployment, diapason, diminished seventh chord, disposal, disposition, dominant chord, duet, duumvirate, ecumenicalism, ecumenicism, ecumenism, empathy, enharmonic, entente, entente cordiale, equivalence, esprit, esprit de corps, euphony, feeling of identity, fellow feeling, fellowship, formation, frictionlessness, friendship, general acclamation, general agreement, general consent, general voice, good vibes, good vibrations, goodwill, happy family, harmonics, harmonize, harmony, heavy harmony, homophony, identity, international agreement, intersection, joining of forces, joint effort, joint operation, kinship, layout, league, like-mindedness, lineup, love, major triad, marshaling, mass action, meeting of minds, minor chord, monochord, monody, morale, mutual assistance, mutual understanding, mutual-defense treaty, mutualism, mutuality, nonaggression pact, octet, one accord, one voice, oneness, order, organization, overlap, pact, paction, parallelism, peace, placidity, pooling, pooling of resources, proportion, pulling together, quartet, quiet, quietude, quintet, rapport, rapprochement, reciprocity, regularity, routine, same mind, self-consistency, septet, serenity, setup, seventh chord, sextet, sharing, single voice, sixth chord, solidarity, structure, symbiosis, symmetry, sympathy, symphony, sync, synchronism, synchronization, synergism, synergy, system, tally, team spirit, teamwork, three-part harmony, timing, tonic triad, total agreement, tranquillity, treaty, triad, trio, triumvirate, troika, tune, unanimity, unanimousness, unbroken chord, understanding, uniformity, union, unison, unisonance, united action, unity, universal agreement
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):

CONCORD, estates, conveyances, practice. An agreement or supposed agreement between the parties in levying a fine of lands, in which the deforciant (or he who keeps the other out of possession,) acknowledges that the lands in question, are the right of the complainant;. and from the acknowledgment or recognition of right thus made, the party who levies the fine is called the cognisor, and the person to whom it is levied, the cognisee. 2 Bl. Com. 350; Cruise, Dig. tit. 35, c. 2, s. 33; Com. Dig. Fine, E 9.
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, NE -- U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 160 Housing Units (2000): 70 Land area (2000): 0.128250 sq. miles (0.332166 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.128250 sq. miles (0.332166 sq. km) FIPS code: 10250 Located within: Nebraska (NE), FIPS 31 Location: 42.384224 N, 96.989072 W ZIP Codes (1990): 68728 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, NE Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, AR -- U.S. town in Arkansas Population (2000): 255 Housing Units (2000): 119 Land area (2000): 2.829045 sq. miles (7.327193 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.004726 sq. miles (0.012240 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.833771 sq. miles (7.339433 sq. km) FIPS code: 15100 Located within: Arkansas (AR), FIPS 05 Location: 35.664263 N, 91.845948 W ZIP Codes (1990): 72523 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, AR Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, CA -- U.S. city in California Population (2000): 121780 Housing Units (2000): 45083 Land area (2000): 30.136300 sq. miles (78.052655 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 30.136300 sq. miles (78.052655 sq. km) FIPS code: 16000 Located within: California (CA), FIPS 06 Location: 37.967825 N, 122.015135 W ZIP Codes (1990): 94518 94519 94520 94521 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, CA Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, NH -- U.S. city in New Hampshire Population (2000): 40687 Housing Units (2000): 16881 Land area (2000): 64.290509 sq. miles (166.511646 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.234110 sq. miles (8.376307 sq. km) Total area (2000): 67.524619 sq. miles (174.887953 sq. km) FIPS code: 14200 Located within: New Hampshire (NH), FIPS 33 Location: 43.220093 N, 71.549127 W ZIP Codes (1990): 03301 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, NH Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, NC -- U.S. city in North Carolina Population (2000): 55977 Housing Units (2000): 22485 Land area (2000): 51.578432 sq. miles (133.587519 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.011745 sq. miles (0.030419 sq. km) Total area (2000): 51.590177 sq. miles (133.617938 sq. km) FIPS code: 14100 Located within: North Carolina (NC), FIPS 37 Location: 35.404340 N, 80.600474 W ZIP Codes (1990): 28025 28027 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, NC Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, GA -- U.S. town in Georgia Population (2000): 336 Housing Units (2000): 128 Land area (2000): 0.832662 sq. miles (2.156585 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.832662 sq. miles (2.156585 sq. km) FIPS code: 19168 Located within: Georgia (GA), FIPS 13 Location: 33.090848 N, 84.438913 W ZIP Codes (1990): 30206 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, GA Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, IL -- U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 176 Housing Units (2000): 70 Land area (2000): 0.262595 sq. miles (0.680119 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.262595 sq. miles (0.680119 sq. km) FIPS code: 16054 Located within: Illinois (IL), FIPS 17 Location: 39.816153 N, 90.370070 W ZIP Codes (1990): 62631 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, IL Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, AL -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 1809 Housing Units (2000): 790 Land area (2000): 3.371409 sq. miles (8.731910 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.017078 sq. miles (0.044231 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.388487 sq. miles (8.776141 sq. km) FIPS code: 16936 Located within: Alabama (AL), FIPS 01 Location: 33.469092 N, 87.038163 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, AL Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, KY -- U.S. city in Kentucky Population (2000): 28 Housing Units (2000): 16 Land area (2000): 0.058530 sq. miles (0.151591 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.016078 sq. miles (0.041642 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.074608 sq. miles (0.193233 sq. km) FIPS code: 16894 Located within: Kentucky (KY), FIPS 21 Location: 38.687320 N, 83.490696 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, KY Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, MI -- U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 1101 Housing Units (2000): 499 Land area (2000): 1.471065 sq. miles (3.810041 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.099999 sq. miles (0.258995 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.571064 sq. miles (4.069036 sq. km) FIPS code: 17740 Located within: Michigan (MI), FIPS 26 Location: 42.177122 N, 84.645528 W ZIP Codes (1990): 49237 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, MI Concord
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Concord, MO -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Missouri Population (2000): 16689 Housing Units (2000): 7079 Land area (2000): 5.513461 sq. miles (14.279797 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.513461 sq. miles (14.279797 sq. km) FIPS code: 16030 Located within: Missouri (MO), FIPS 29 Location: 38.514386 N, 90.353666 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Concord, MO Concord