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conjoint


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Conjoint  \Con*joint"\,  a.  [F.  conjoint,  p.  p.  of  conjoindre  See 
  {Conjoin},  and  cf  {Conjunct}.] 
  United;  connected;  associated.  ``Influence  conjoint.'' 
  --Glover. 
 
  {Conjoint  degrees}  (Mus.),  two  notes  which  follow  each  other 
  immediately  in  the  order  of  the  scale,  as  ut  and  re 
  --Johnson. 
 
  {Conjoint  tetrachords}  (Mus.),  two  tetrachords  or  fourths, 
  where  the  same  note  is  the  highest  of  one  and  the  lowest 
  of  the  other  --  also  written  {conjunct}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  conjoint 
  adj  :  consisting  of  two  or  more  associated  entities;  "the 
  interplay  of  these  conjoined  yet  opposed  factors"; 
  "social  order  and  prosperity,  the  conjoint  aims  of 
  government"-  J.K.Fairbank  [syn:  {conjoined}] 




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