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dɪsˈkɔr dntdis·cor·dant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discordantadjective

    not in agreement or harmony

    "views discordant with present-day ideas"

  2. discordant, disharmonious, dissonant, inharmonicadjective

    lacking in harmony


  1. discordantadjective

    not in harmony or accord

  2. discordantadjective

    harsh or dissonant sounding

  3. discordantadjective


  4. discordantadjective

    of a differing type of rock cutting across a formation

    Dikes may be discordant to country rock if they intrude at a high angle to the bedding

Webster Dictionary

  1. Discordantnoun

    disagreeing; incongruous; being at variance; clashing; opposing; not harmonious

  2. Discordantnoun

    dissonant; not in harmony or musical concord; harsh; jarring; as, discordant notes or sounds

  3. Discordantnoun

    said of strata which lack conformity in direction of bedding, either as in unconformability, or as caused by a fault

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of discordant in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of discordant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    • A. unsealed
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