- concord of sound, voices, etc.; harmony.
Origin of concent
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Concent, kon-sent′, n. a harmony or concord of sounds: concert of voices.
The latter is more probable, as Purchas observes that the Consent kept no concent with her consorts.
In 1588 he published his first work, "a little book of great pains," entitled A Concent of Scripture.
- archaic a concord, as of sounds, voices, etc
C16: from Latin concentus harmonious sounds, from concinere to sing together, from canere to sing
Word Origin and History for concent
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