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Princeton's WordNet

  1. compoundedadjective

    combined into or constituting a chemical compound

Webster Dictionary

  1. Compounded

    of Compound

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of compounded in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of compounded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of compounded in a Sentence

  1. Michael Bilello:

    The public impression made by Cosby's continuous PR blunders, compounded by the parade of accusers giving detailed accounts, it's certainly created an image that I believe is beyond character endorsements by celebrity personalities, there are some loyal friends that, while you respect them standing by their man, (Cosby's) actions -- or inactions -- speak louder than their words.

  2. Michele Evermore:

    I can see where that would be compounded by dealing with the unusual level of new claims.

  3. Louis Uccellini:

    Snow measurements are extremely difficult to take because precipitation is inherently variable, a problem compounded by strong winds and compaction during a long duration event, still, it's important that we scrutinize questionable measurements and reject those that scientists deem invalid to ensure the public's continued confidence in the U.S. climate record.

  4. Mark Licht:

    It will be a compounded effect in those drier areas. That does equate to a little more impact on the crop.

  5. George Ratiu:

    Amid clear signs that affordability is curbing demand, some homeowners may fear that they missed the market's peak, with real estate markets still contending with significant under building, compounded by construction companies slashing single-family starts, the transition toward balance is losing steam.

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    the act of passing from one state or place to the next
    • A. apex
    • B. transition
    • C. drought
    • D. permutation

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