Definitions for Compositekəmˈpɒz ɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. complex, composite(noun)

    a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts

    "the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town"

  2. composite, composite plant(adj)

    considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers

  3. composite(adj)

    consisting of separate interconnected parts

  4. composite(adj)

    of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Compositae

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. composite(Noun)

    A mixture of different components.

  2. composite(Noun)

    A structural material that gains its strength from a combination of complementary materials.

  3. composite(Noun)

    A plant belonging to the family Compositae.

  4. composite(Noun)

    A function of a function.

  5. composite(Noun)

    A drawing, photograph, or the like, that combines several separate pictures or images.

  6. composite(Verb)

    To make a composite.

    I composited an image using computer software.

  7. composite(Adjective)

    Made up of multiple components; compound or complex.

  8. composite(Adjective)

    Being a mixture of Ionic and Corinthian styles.

  9. composite(Adjective)

    Not prime; having factors.

  10. composite(Adjective)

    Being a member of the Asteraceae family (formerly known as Compositae).

  11. Origin: From composite, from compositus, past participle of componere ‘put together’.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Composite(verb)

    made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language

  2. Composite(verb)

    belonging to a certain order which is composed of the Ionic order grafted upon the Corinthian. It is called also the Roman or the Italic order, and is one of the five orders recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. See Capital

  3. Composite(verb)

    belonging to the order Compositae; bearing involucrate heads of many small florets, as the daisy, thistle, and dandelion

  4. Composite(noun)

    that which is made up of parts or compounded of several elements; composition; combination; compound

  5. Origin: [L. compositus made up of parts, p. p. of componere. See Compound, v. t., and cf. Compost.]

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Composite' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3476


Translations for Composite

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  • сложен, комбиниран, сложноцветен, смес, композит, комбинация, съставенBulgarian
  • zusammengesetztGerman
  • liit-Estonian
  • همساختهPersian
  • yhdistetty, komposiitti, koostaa, yhdistelmämateriaali, seka-, jaollinen, mykerökukkainen, yhdistää, roomalainen, sekoitus, yhdistelmäfunktio, yhdistelmäFinnish
  • composerFrench
  • covestaghManx
  • פריק, מורכבHebrew
  • þættanlegur, samsetturIcelandic
  • hiatoMāori
  • sammensatt, komposittNorwegian
  • compus, alcătuit, compoziție, amestec, multipluRomanian
  • смешанный, составной, сложный, композитный, сложноцветныйRussian

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