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1. string or thin rope made of several twisted strands
2. a length of woven or twisted strands of silk, etc., sewn on clothing or used as a belt
3. a ribbed fabric, esp corduroy
4. US and Canadian a flexible insulated electric cable, used esp to connect appliances to mains
5. Anatomy any part resembling a string or rope
6. a unit of volume for measuring cut wood, equal to 128 cubic feet



(1) A very strong twisted thread of cotton or chemical fiber used in the rubber industry for the manufacture of textile products that serve as semifinished components of rubber goods (such as tires).

(2) A woolen fabric, characterized by a special type of weave that forms longitudinal grooves (3–8 mm wide) along its face. Depending on its strength and thickness, cord is used in the manufacture of dresses, suits, and coats. The heaviest and most durable cord serves as excellent material for automobile upholstery.

What does it mean when you dream about a cord?

Sometimes restriction, but, alternatively, the bonds we have with others. The umbilical cord indicates dependency, and in those kinds of situations we talk about “cutting the cord.”


A small, very flexible insulated cable.
A unit of measure for wood stacked for fuel or pulp; equals 4 × 4 × 8, or 128 cubic feet (approximately 3.6246 cubic meters).
A long, flexible, cylindrical construction of natural or synthetic fibers twisted or woven together.
Strands of material forming the plies in a motor vehicle tire.

electric cord

One or more flexible insulated electric conductors in a flexible insulating covering which is equipped with terminals.
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The CoRDe project is part of a broad scope of sustainability initiatives for John Dewar & Sons, producers of DEWAR'S Blended Scotch whisky, WILLIAM LAWSON'S Blended Scotch whisky and the single malt brands of ABERFELDY, AULTMORE, CRAIGELLACHIE, THE DEVERON and ROYAL BRACKLA.
While the theology courses described above require the student to read widely across the disciplines of environmental history, philosophy, and in the case of the combination course, environmental science, it is the environmental literature and arts component which marks the locus of my pedagogical approach to the environmental mandate of Ex Corde Ecclesiae, even as it deepens and broadens outcomes of experiential learning.
Apres la 5 eme Corde j'ai mis du temps a ecrire parce que je n'arrivais pas a sortir de mon histoire.
Dodici Corde comprises Danielle Saxon Reeves and Mark Willetts and the duo will be joined at Oak House, West Bromwich, by friends David Plant and Francesca Handley to present an evening of readings, songs and music of the time of Pride and Prejudice.
Wrexham's Simon Edwards halved his singles and won one fourball and halved another in partnership with David Shacklady, but Great Britain & Ireland were well beaten 17'-8' by America in the PGA Cup for club professionals at Corde Valle in California.
The 39-year-old, who has three children, 16-year-old Corde, Cordell, 14, and 10-year-old Cori with wife Shante said he wouldn't mind leaving America for the European continent.
Also member of Study Committee of Ex Corde Ecclesiae.
Discussion on just what makes a university Catholic, and how a Catholic university should relate to the Church and the local bishop, date long before Ex corde Ecclesiae, and indeed go back to the early universities of Bologna, Paris, Oxford, and Cambridge, including St.
Earlier this year on "Larry King Live," Snoop's 16-year-old son, Corde Broadus, announced that not only would he like a career as a football or basketball player, but that he wants to play for the Oregon Ducks.
TUTTE CORDE CHAMBER ENSEMBLE [contrabas, guitar, piano, playing Krasimir Taskov, Grieg, Pipkov, Bizet, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Igor Forlov, Francisco Tarrega] June 23, 6.
The singer asked David to teach his children Corde, Cordell and Cori how to play soccer, and he revealed: "David and I hang out a lot.