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accord

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Fr.; It.: accordo).

1 ‘Chord’.

2 The ‘tuning’ of an instrument. See accordatura.

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accord

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 10 words.

of your own accord voluntarily or without outside intervention.

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accord

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 127 words.

The standard construction is ‘of one’s own accord’, as in Of his owne accord he went vnto you (2 Cor. (AV) 8: 17) and ...

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<i>accord</i>

Edited by John P. Grant and J. Craig Barker.

in Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Law. 40 words.

In French, accord is the equivalent of agrément (or agreement in English). The term is, however, sometimes used in English,

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accord

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 33 words.

aboard, abroad, accord, afford, applaud, award, bawd, board, broad, chord, Claude, cord, ford, fraud, gaud, Gawd, hoard, horde,

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Accord

Gwynneth Singleton.

in Oxford Companion to Australian Politics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Regional Political Studies. 512 words.

The Statement of Accord by the Australian Labor Party and the Australian Council of Trade Unions Regarding Economic Policy is

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accord

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 33 words.

aboard, abroad, accord, afford, applaud, award, bawd, board, broad, chord, Claude, cord, ford, fraud, gaud, Gawd, hoard, horde,

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Accord

Stuart Macintyre.

in The Oxford Companion to Australian History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Australasian and Pacific History. 132 words.

in full the Prices and Incomes Accord, was an agreement between the trade unions and the Labor governments of the

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Accord

Overview page. Subjects: Politics — Australasian and Pacific History.

In full the Prices and Incomes Accord, was an agreement between the trade unions and the Labor governments of the 1980s. Its purpose was to prevent a wage explosion such ...

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accord

Overview page. Subjects: International Law.

In French, accord is the equivalent of agrément (or agreement in English). The term is, however, sometimes used in English, signifying an agreement of a greater or less degree of...

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Helsinki Accords

Overview page. Subjects: Law — Social Sciences.

The Helsinki Accords of 1975 are a diplomatic agreement among thirty-five states that exerted significant influence on its communist signatories in the field of human rights. The Accords...

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Basle Accords

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 229 words.

A series of international agreements concerning *capital adequacy regulations for banks. The first Accord (Basle I) was

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Plaza Accord

John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2017; p ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 116 words.

An international agreement on economic policies aimed at depreciating the US dollar. The Accord was signed by the governments of

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Vermillion Accord

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 122 words.

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International agreement on the treatment of human remains (full title: The Vermillion Accord on Human Remains) adopted by the

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Dayton Accords

John B. Allcock.

in The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution. 1737 words.

The Dayton Accords (sometimes referred to as the Dayton Agreement) brought formally to a conclusion the war in Bosnia and

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accord <i>n.</i>

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 314 words.

To be in accord is to be in agreement. E.g.: “The church agrees that Mary's message at those places is

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Helsinki Accords

Jonathan H. L'Hommedieu.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 678 words.

The Helsinki Accords, also known as the Helsinki Final Act, marked the successful completion of the first major post–World War

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Helsinki Accords

in The Oxford Companion to International Relations

January 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: International Relations. 869 words.

The Helsinki Accords of 1975 are a diplomatic agreement among thirty-five states that exerted significant influence on its communist signatories

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Helsinki Accords

David P. Forsythe.

in The Oxford Companion to Politics of the World

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Politics. 860 words.

The Helsinki Accords of 1975 are a diplomatic agreement among thirty-five states that exerted significant influence on its communist signatories

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Vermillion Accord

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

[Le]

International agreement on the treatment of human remains (full title: The Vermillion Accord on Human Remains) adopted by the World Archaeological Congress in 1989 at its...

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Plaza Accord

Edited by John Black, Nigar Hashimzade and Gareth Myles.

in A Dictionary of Economics

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economics. 115 words.

An international agreement on economic policies aimed at depreciating the US dollar. The Accord was signed by the governments of France, Japan, the United Kingdom, the United States, and...

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