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accordant adj
1 being in agreement or harmony; often followed by `with'; "a place perfectly accordant with man's nature"-Thomas Hardy [ant: discordant]
2 in keeping; "salaries agreeable with current trends"; "plans conformable with your wishes"; "expressed views concordant with his background" [syn: agreeable, conformable, consonant, concordant]

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Etymology

acordant, accordant

Adjective

  1. Agreeing; consonant; harmonious; corresponding; conformable; -- followed by with or to.
    • Strictly accordant with true morality. - Darwin
    • And now his voice accordant to the string. - Coldsmith
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