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English definition of “cord”

cord

noun [C, U]     /kɔːd/
STRING thick string, or a piece of thisCords, ropes, cables and string
WIRE ( also UK flex) a piece of wire covered in plastic, used to connect electrical equipment to a power supply: an electrical cord a telephone cord → See also umbilical cordCords, ropes, cables and stringElectrical components and circuitry
(Definition of cord noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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