In context|computing|lang=en terms the difference between keypress and chord
is that keypress
is (computing) the buffered electrical signal resulting from such an event, sometimes distinguished from the release while chord
is (computing) a keyboard shortcut that involves two or more distinct keypresses, such as ctrl+m followed by p.
As nouns the difference between keypress and chord
is that keypress
is the depression of an input key; a keystroke while chord
)(music) in music, a combination of any three or more notes sounded simultaneously.
As a verb chord is
to write chords for.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
* key press
The depression of an input key; a keystroke.
(computing) The buffered electrical signal resulting from such an event, sometimes distinguished from the release.
(senseid)(music) A harmonic set of three or more notes that is heard as if sounding simultaneously.
(geometry) A straight line between two points of a curve.
(engineering) A horizontal member of a truss.
(aeronautics) The distance between the leading and trailing edge of a wing, measured in the direction of the normal airflow.
(computing) A keyboard shortcut that involves two or more distinct keypresses, such as Ctrl+M followed by P.
* 2005 , James Avery, Visual Studio hacks (page 99)
The string of a musical instrument.
- Ctrl-K is the default first key for chords , but you can create chords using any keys that you want.
(anatomy) A cord.
* mixed-interval chord
* strike a chord, touch a chord
To write chords for.
* 2003 , Dan Levenson, Clawhammer Banjo from Scratch
(music) To accord; to harmonize together.
- This chording' technique works well for learning any tune, but this is the only tune of the set that I will write out completely as a ' chorded version.
To provide with musical chords or strings; to string; to tune.
- This note chords with that one.
- When Jubal struck the chorded shell.
- Even the solitary old pine tree chords his harp.