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concerted


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Concert  \Con*cert"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Concerted};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Concerting}.]  [F.  concerter,  It  concertare 
  conertare  prob.  from  L.  consertus  p.  p.  of  conserere  to 
  join  together;  con-  +  serere  to  join  together,  influenced  by 
  concertare  to  contend;  con-  +  centare  to  strive;  properly,  to 
  try  to  decide;  fr  cernere  to  distinguish.  See  {Series},  and 
  cf  {Concern}.] 
  1.  To  plan  together;  to  settle  or  adjust  by  conference, 
  agreement,  or  consultation. 
 
  It  was  concerted  to  begin  the  siege  in  March.  --Bp. 
  Burnet. 
 
  2.  To  plan  to  devise;  to  arrange. 
 
  A  commander  had  more  trouble  to  concert  his  defense 
  before  the  people  than  to  plan  .  .  .  the  campaign. 
  --Burke. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Concerted  \Con*cert"ed\,  a. 
  Mutually  contrived  or  planned;  agreed  on  as  concerted 
  schemes,  signals. 
 
  {Concerted  piece}  (Mus.),  a  composition  in  parts  for  several 
  voices  or  instrument,  as  a  trio,  a  quartet,  etc 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  concerted 
  adj  :  involving  the  joint  activity  of  two  or  more  "the  attack  was 
  met  by  the  combined  strength  of  two  divisions"; 
  "concerted  action";  "the  conjunct  influence  of  fire  and 
  strong  dring";  "the  conjunctive  focus  of  political 
  opposition";  "a  cooperative  effort";  "a  united  effort"; 
  "joint  military  activities"  [syn:  {combined},  {conjunct}, 
  {conjunctive},  {cooperative},  {united}] 




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