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01. The U.S. and China have just signed an [accord] on reducing barriers to trade.
02. Nine out of ten of the group of friends were in [accord] about going to see the movie Titanic.
03. In [accordance] with your late father's wishes, we have divided his estate equally amongst his grandchildren.
04. The peace [accord] between England and Northern Ireland seems to be holding.
05. The new King was [accorded] a magnificent welcome on his first visit to New Zealand.
06. Members of the WTO are trying to reach an [accord] on reducing barriers to trade.
07. I have left the room as it was, in [accordance] with your wishes.
08. The government of George Bush seems determined to break the [accord] the U. S. government previously signed on the reduction of greenhouse gases.
09. Corra Harris once said that the bravest thing you can do when you are not brave is to profess courage, and act [accordingly].
10. Seneca once said that we must let tears flow of their own [accord]: their flowing is not inconsistent with inward peace and harmony.
11. The President is negotiating an [accord] with Russia to reduce their nuclear arsenals.
12. President Oscar Arias Sanchez was instrumental in helping to negotiate an [accord] to end hostilities in Central America.
13. In 1993, representatives of Israel and the Palestinians signed a historic peace [accord] at the White House.
14. The governments of North and South Korea signed a non-aggression [accord] in December of 1991.
15. The governor's actions are completely in [accord] with standard government policy.
16. As soon as we have received instructions, we shall proceed [accordingly].
17. The Czech hockey team was [accorded] a hero's welcome on their return to their homeland.
18. There is a great deal of respect and admiration [accorded] to the President by Senators of both parties.

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  • accord — [ akɔr ] n. m. • acort XIIe; acorde v. 1080; de accorder I ♦ (Personnes) 1 ♦ État qui résulte d une communauté ou d une conformité de pensées, de sentiments. ⇒ communion, concert, concorde, entente, fraternité, harmonie, intelligence, paix,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • accord — Accord, m. acut. signifie consentement de deux ou plusieurs sur un fait. Consensus, comme, Ils sont tous d un accord, In idem consentiunt. Accord aussi se prend pour le contract qui contient ledit consentement. Tabulae pactorum conuentorum, comme …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Accord — is of the semantic paradigm: agreement, harmony, alignment or concurrence and may refer to: Places* Accord, New York, a hamlet in Ulster County, seat of the Town of RochesterPeace agreements*Arab Israeli conflict ** Camp David Accords (1978) in… …   Wikipedia

  • accord — ACCORD. s. m. Convention, paction que l on fait pour terminer un differend, Faire un accord, passer un accord. je me tiens à l accord qui a esté fait. il sont en termes d accord. Il signifie aussi, Consentement. Je suis d accord, cela s est fait… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • accord — ac·cord 1 /ə kȯrd/ vt 1: to bring into agreement 2: to grant or give esp. as appropriate, due, or earned vi: to be consistent or in harmony ◇ Accord in this sense is often used to introduce a case or an authority that accords with the case or… …   Law dictionary

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  • accord — ► VERB 1) give or grant someone (power or recognition). 2) (accord with) be in agreement or consistent with. ► NOUN 1) an official agreement or treaty. 2) agreement in opinion or feeling. ● of one s own accord …   English terms dictionary

  • Accord De Xi'an — L accord de Xi an de décembre 1936, est un traité qui conduira au deuxième front uni entre les nationalistes et les communistes chinois contre l Empire du Japon. Contexte Dan les années 1930, les intentions expansionnistes de l Empire du Japon ne …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Accord de xi'an — L accord de Xi an de décembre 1936, est un traité qui conduira au deuxième front uni entre les nationalistes et les communistes chinois contre l Empire du Japon. Contexte Dan les années 1930, les intentions expansionnistes de l Empire du Japon ne …   Wikipédia en Français