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AntConc is a UNICODE compliant freeware concordance program for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux systems developed by Laurence Anthony of Waseda University, Japan. AntConc can generate KWIC concordance lines and concordance distribution plots. It also has tools to analyze word clusters (lexical bundles), n-grams, collocates, word frequencies, and keywords.

Concordance can mean:

Concordance (publishing), a list of words used in a body of work, with their immediate contexts
Concordance (genetics), the presence of the same trait in both members of a pair of twins (or set of individuals)
Concordance (medicine), involvement of patients in decision-making to improve patient compliance with medical advice
Agreement (linguistics), a form of cross-reference between different parts of a sentence or phrase.
Concordance system, in Swiss politics, the presence of all major parties in the Federal Council
Concordance database, tailored to legal applications, distributed by LexisNexis
Lambda-CDM model of big-bang cosmology
Link concordance, a relation between mathematical links in knot theory
Inter-rater reliability, in statistics, the degree to which multiple measurements of the same thing are similar
Concordance correlation coefficient, in statistics, a measurement of the agreement between two variables
Concordance (Concordancia), the conservative alliance in power in Argentina between 1931 and 1943.

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