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kuwerdas : cord (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: cuerdas: strings ]
Synonyms: kuldas

Derivatives of kuwerdas

n. (artifact)1. corda line made of twisted fibers or threads.; "the bundle was tied with a cord"
~ agala cord (usually of goat's hair) that Arabs (especially Bedouins) wind around their heads to hold down the kaffiyeh.
~ apron string(usually used in the plural) a cord used to tie an apron at the waist.
~ bowstringthe string of an archer's bow.
~ catgut, guta strong cord made from the intestines of sheep and used in surgery.
~ chenille, chenille corda soft tufted cord used in embroidery.
~ clewsthe cords used to suspend a hammock.
~ clotheslinea cord on which clothes are hung to dry.
~ fishing linea length of cord to which the leader and float and sinker and hook are attached.
~ lace, lacinga cord that is drawn through eyelets or around hooks in order to draw together two edges (as of a shoe or garment).
~ laniard, lanyarda cord worn around the neck to hold a knife or whistle.
~ laniard, lanyarda cord with an attached hook that is used to fire certain types of cannon.
~ linesomething (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible.; "a washing line"
~ log linea knotted cord that runs out from a reel to a piece of wood that is attached to it.
~ pipinga thin strip of covered cord used to edge hems.
~ plumb line, perpendiculara cord from which a metal weight is suspended pointing directly to the earth's center of gravity; used to determine the vertical from a given point.
~ ripcorda cord that is pulled to open a parachute from its pack during a descent.
~ ripcorda cord that is pulled to open the gasbag of a balloon wide enough to release gas and so causes the balloon to descend.
~ sash cord, sash linea strong cord connecting a sash weight to a sliding sash.
~ slacka cord or rope or cable that is hanging loosely.; "he took up the slack"
~ static linea cord used instead of a ripcord to open a parachute; the cord is attached at one end to the aircraft and temporarily attached to the pack of a parachute at the other; it opens the parachute after the jumper is clear of the plane.
~ string, twinea lightweight cord.
~ stringa tightly stretched cord of wire or gut, which makes sound when plucked, struck, or bowed.
~ thread, yarna fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving.
~ tiea cord (or string or ribbon or wire etc.) with which something is tied.; "he needed a tie for the packages"
~ whipcordclosely twisted hard cord used for the lashes of whips.
~ wick, tapera loosely woven cord (in a candle or oil lamp) that draws fuel by capillary action up into the flame.
~ wickany piece of cord that conveys liquid by capillary action.; "the physician put a wick in the wound to drain it"
n. (quantity)2. corda unit of amount of wood cut for burning; 128 cubic feet.
~ capacity measure, capacity unit, cubage unit, cubature unit, cubic content unit, cubic measure, displacement unit, volume unita unit of measurement of volume or capacity.
n. (artifact)3. cord, electric corda light insulated conductor for household use.
~ conductora device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc..
~ extension cordan electric cord used to extend the length of a power cord.
~ power corda cord to conduct power to an electrical appliance.
n. (artifact)4. cord, corduroya cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton.
~ bedford corda heavy corded fabric similar to corduroy; used for clothing.
~ cloth, fabric, textile, materialartifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers.; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
~ narrow walecorduroy with narrow ribs.
~ wide walecorduroy with wide ribs.
v. (contact)5. cordstack in cords.; "cord firewood"
~ pile, heap, stackarrange in stacks.; "heap firewood around the fireplace"; "stack your books up on the shelves"
v. (contact)6. cordbind or tie with a cord.
~ tie, bindfasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord.; "They tied their victim to the chair"