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concerted

[ kuhn-sur-tid ]
/ kənˈsɜr tɪd /
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adjective

contrived or arranged by agreement; planned or devised together: a concerted effort.
done or performed together or in cooperation: a concerted attack.
Music. arranged in parts for several voices or instruments.

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Origin of concerted

1710–20; concert (v.) + -ed2

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British Dictionary definitions for concerted

concerted
/ (kənˈsɜːtɪd) /

adjective

mutually contrived, planned, or arranged; combined (esp in the phrases concerted action, concerted effort)
music arranged in parts for a group of singers or players

Derived forms of concerted

concertedly, adverb
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