German translation of 'cord'
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Example Sentences Including 'cord'
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Nowadays, such a person is probably talking to a friend on a mobile phone, coils of connecting cords growing out of his ears.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
This represents 1000 cords of wood worth $40 per cord net of costs of cutting and hauling.Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)
Measure and cut the cord as before.Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)
Take cord up the blind through rings and leave hanging.Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)
Their success is only due to some abnormality of the vocal cords, a kind of throat disease.A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)
Also, to bind tightly with cords.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
He's had an op on his vocal cords.The Sun (2013)
We need to cut the umbilical cord between getting pregnant and getting a council flat.The Sun (2009)
It took ten men to subdue him and when police arrived they found him still struggling, tied to a chair with electrical cord and asking for Chantal.Notorious: The Maddest and Baddest Sportsmen on the Planet (2006)
People think the worst thing about a spinal cord injury is the fact your legs don't work.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
A nylon cord was around her neck.The Sun (2012)
But it needed the luckiest of net cords at match point in the second set to save Ivanovic.The Sun (2008)
By the time they got there the implement had damaged her vocal cords and reached her upper stomach.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He was being held in a unit for prisoners at risk of harming themselves when he was found hanged with an electric cord from a kettle.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Her skull was cracked, her mouth covered with duct tape and she had a nylon cord around her neck.The Sun (2016)
I'm now the proud owner of fluffy handcuffs, rope and dressing gown cords which have all been put to very good use.The Sun (2013)
Obviously, when somebody sustains a spinal cord injury it is a strange, unknown world.The Sun (2013)
Radio control was substituted for the umbilical cord cable which could become entangled.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The disease strikes when nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord stop working.The Sun (2016)
The nylon cord with which the family were bound was of a common variety.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
US sources say she got sick and decided to rest her vocal cords.The Sun (2016)
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British English: cord NOUN
Cord is strong, thick string.
The door had been tied shut with a length of nylon cord.
Translation of cord from the Collins English to German Dictionary