Origin of cord
OTHER WORDS FROM cordcorder, nouncordlike, adjective
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How to use cord in a sentence
The firm claims that the prototype's supposedly functional dashboard display was powered by an extension cord snaking up from under the stage.Nikola stock craters after chairman fails to rebut fraud allegations|Timothy B. Lee|September 11, 2020|Ars Technica
Drivers will have to find places to charge their vehicles, which is trickier than fueling up at a gas station, especially if you don’t live in a place where you can just run an extension cord from your house out to your car.Uber Wants to Go All-Electric by 2030. It Won’t Be Easy|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|September 10, 2020|Singularity Hub
Yet retinoic acid signaling was thought to be essential for making a brain, nerve cord and other vital features.By Losing Genes, Life Often Evolved More Complexity|Viviane Callier|September 1, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Musk said he wants to eventually conduct a clinical trial on people who suffer from tetraplegia, a type of paralysis caused by spinal cord injuries.Elon Musk shows off Neuralink brain implant technology in a living pig|jonathanvanian2015|August 29, 2020|Fortune
An attached USB cord and charging cable will allow you to charge your phone on the go, but again, you’ll need to buy the battery pack separately.
The popular snack has also struck a cord with Paleo dieters, according to Lewis.
They hold signs depicting a fetus with a hanging umbilical cord.
He carried an extension cord in case he needed to recharge at one of his emergency spots.How Brooklyn’s First Ice Cream Girl Fought City Hall–and Won|Michael Daly|October 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She tried, says Schreiber, “to cut the umbilical cord to her parents mainly by way of entrance into high culture.”
Some doctors speculate they are generated in the spinal cord.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Strange to say, the silken cord yielded to the first pull, as if nothing had been wrong with it at all!The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
"You spoke of disgrace," she observed gently, swaying her fan before her by its silken cord.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
He turned his cool regard upon Chief Inspector Kerry, twirling the cord of his monocle about one finger.Dope|Sax Rohmer
Stop and try a ride, Billy, urged Lance Darby, holding the cord of the tugging kite.The Girls of Central High on the Stage|Gertrude W. Morrison
Taking the scissors from Violet's workbag, she cut the laundry bag carefully into two pieces, saving the cord for a clothesline.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner