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cord

 [kord]
any long, cylindrical, flexible structure; called also chord, chorda, and funiculus.
spermatic cord the structure extending from the abdominal inguinal ring to the testis, comprising the pampiniform plexus, nerves, ductus deferens, testicular artery, and other vessels.
spinal cord see spinal cord.
tethered cord a congenital anomaly resulting from defective closure of the neural tube; the conus medullaris is abnormally low and tethered by a short, thickened filum terminale, fibrous bands, intradural lipoma, or some other intradural abnormality. Surgical correction in infancy or early childhood is necessary to prevent progressive neurological deficit in the lower limb and bladder dysfunction.
umbilical cord see umbilical cord.
vocal c's see vocal cords.

chord

(kord) cord.

chord

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chord

cord.
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Displacement in the lift curve (zero lift angle of attack increase) is mainly caused by the chord line orientation and by the maximum camber difference.
3 Repairs & Maintenance From Km 66/0-104 On Chord Line, 0 To 1 Km On Masagram To Bankura Line & Km 91/0-95/0 In Main Line Including All Station, Colonies, Service Buildings, Roads, Bridges Including Level Crossing Under The Jurisdiction Of Aen/ Burdwan.
Tenders are invited for Special Repairs To Replacement Of Internal Electric Panel Of Md Accn At Chord Line Including Certain Minor Revenue Works At Mil Stn Kankinara Under Ge (N) Kolkata
A key part of the plan will involve the reinvention of Moor Street station through the use of passenger platforms and the laying of two pieces of track, known as the Camp Hill chord lines, to increase local services.
The answer it seems is with the reinvention of Moor Street station through the use of passenger platforms and laying downof two pieces of track knownas the Camp Hill chord lines to increase local services.