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accord
used in A Day No Pigs Would Die

3 uses
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Definition
in keeping with; or in agreement/harmony/unity with
This sense of accord is often seen in the form according to or accordingly 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
  • "We got a flat tire. Accordingly, I pulled to the side of the road." — because of what was just said; or as a result
  • That's why he's so famous, according to Miss Malcolm.
    Chapter 5 (76% in)
  • According to her, Baptists were a strange lot.
    Chapter 6 (59% in)
  • He's about the best breeding boar in Learning, according to Papa.
    Chapter 7 (84% in)

There are no more uses of "accord" in A Day No Pigs Would Die.

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