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accord
used in Angels & Demons

2 meanings, 9 uses
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1  —8 uses as in:
according to, or in accord with
Definition
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
This sense of accord is often seen in the form according to where it can take on more specific meanings. For example:
  • "According to Kim, ..." — as stated by
  • "To each according to her ability." — based upon
  • "Points are scored according to how well they perform." — depending upon
  • "The dose is calculated according to body weight." — in proportion to
  • He didn't really understand it, but according to the theory, a single point of intensely focused energy erupted in a cataclysmic explosion, expanding outward to form the universe.
    Chapters 19-20 (31% in)
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • According to historic record, the segno was revealed in a mode the Illuminati called lingua pura.
    Chapters 49-50 (65% in)
  • And yet according to the Bible, Christ was born in March, so what are we doing celebrating in late December?
    Chapters 61-62 (20% in)
  • And according to our network, the Rhodes Scholarships were funds set up centuries ago to recruit the world's brightest young minds into the Illuminati.
    Chapters 63-64 (20% in)
  • He was not surprised; the canister, according to the video feed, was hidden in a dark area.
    Chapters 89-90 (18% in)
  • According to the map, the spear was pointing west.
    Chapters 99-100 (50% in)
  • According to accounts from the select few clergy who had descended over the years, the Necropolis was a dark maze of subterranean crypts that could swallow a visitor whole if he lost his way.
    Chapters 117-118 (75% in)
  • Nonetheless .... according to the ancient forgotten laws put forth in the Romano Pontifici Eligendo, Numero 63 .... balloting is not the only method by which a Pope can be elected.
    Chapters 135-136 (85% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" flagged with this meaning in Angels & Demons.

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2  —1 use as in:
done of her own accord
Definition
mind — voluntarily (without anyone asking)
  • Gradually, he felt Langdon's body sink, on its own accord, to the bottom.
    Chapters 103-104 (52% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" flagged with this meaning in Angels & Demons.

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