concordance

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From French, from Late Latin concordantia.

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concordance (plural concordances)

  1. agreement; accordance; consonance
  2. (grammar, obsolete) concord; agreement.
  3. An alphabetical verbal index showing the places in the text of a book where each principal word may be found, with its immediate context in each place.
    • c. 1857, Thomas Macaulay, "Paul Bunyan", contribution to the Encyclopaedia Britannica,
      His knowledge of the Bible was such, that he might have been called a living concordance.
  4. (computational linguistics) a list of occurrences of a word or phrase from a corpus, with the immediate context.

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