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coda

co·da

coda

 
 
pronunciation:
ko d
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a passage that brings a musical composition to a conclusion.
The entire orchestra plays during the symphony's very forceful coda.
similar words:
conclusion
definition 2: any distinct, concluding element.
After the movie's closing credits, a coda explains what the main characters were doing ten years later.The physicist's rejection of the prestigious award was a coda to a long career of defying the establishment.
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