Visual Encyclopedia


Chord may refer to:

  • Chord (music), an aggregate of musical pitches sounded simultaneously
    • Guitar chord a chord played on a guitar, which has a particular tuning
  • Chord (geometry), a line segment joining two points on a curve
  • Chord (astronomy), a line crossing a foreground astronomical object during an occultation which gives an indication of the object's size and/or shape
  • Chord (graph theory), an edge joining two nonadjacent nodes in a cycle
  • Chord (aeronautics), the distance between the front and back of a wing, measured in the direction of the normal airflow. The term chord was selected due to the curved nature of the wing's surface
  • Chord (peer-to-peer), a peer-to-peer protocol and algorithm for distributed hash tables (DHT)
  • Chord (concurrency), a concurrency construct in some object-oriented programming languages
  • Andrew Chord, a comic book character who is the former mentor of the New Warriors
  • Chord Overstreet, American actor and musician

The description above is licensed from Wikipedia under the Creative Commons license.

Add an image or video to this topic

No signin required




Best posts about this topic

Loading . . .


In music, when you play a piano chord you can make a more advanced piano chord by adding color to the chord or adding more notes. For example, a C-major chord would consist of the notes C-E-G (the 1-3-5) by adding the Bb (the Flat 7th), or the D note (the 2) You can make super advanced chords, making you sound like an Amazing musician!!!

Contributed by Lester L. Bundrage

What is Sussle?

Sussle is the first, open visual encyclopedia. Anyone can use it.

What's a visual encylopedia?

It has beautiful images and viral videos that are way more fun than reading all the text in traditional encyclopedias.

5 reasons you should add your own images and videos:

  1. If you found Sussle interesting, then give back by adding something interesting for others.
  2. Help others learn in a fun way.
  3. Make someone else interested in this topic laugh or say wow!
  4. Become internet-famous as people like and share your post.
  5. It's super easy, so it won't take more than a minute.

Ready to start?

Just click on the red module above.