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Date: 1200-1300
Language: Old French
Origin: discorde, from Latin discors 'heart apart, disagreement'

discord

noun
     
Related topics: Music, Colours and Sounds
dis‧cord
1 [uncountable] formal disagreement or arguing between people:
marital discord
discord within NATO
2 [uncountable and countable]APMC an unpleasant sound made by a group of musical notes that do not go together well [↪ harmony]

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