discordance / dɪsˈkɔr dns /


discordance 的定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. a discordant state; disagreement; discord.
  2. an instance of this.
  3. dissonance.
  4. Geology. lack of parallelism between adjacent strata, as in an angular unconformity.
  5. the degree of dissimilarity in a pair of twins with respect to the presence or absence of a disease or trait.

discordance 近义词

n. 名词 noun



  1. This high-low discordance often is seen in tropical medicine.
  2. On the other hand, discordance between the clocks in DNA and those in rocks can also be the source of new predictions.
  3. He did not understand the deep underlying dissent that made a cruel discordance in his desire for her happiness.
  4. Elsewhere, we feel, though we cannot explain it to ourselves, a certain discordance between the race and the soil.
  5. The mountain rarely gives unity of country; far more frequently, duality, discordance, actual diversity.
  6. But a further difficulty arises from the discordance of the results of different experiments.
  7. Such irreconcilable discordance in the primary elements of their character forbids the thought of their amalgamation.