composition

  1. a mixture of ingredients
  2. the way in which someone or something is composed
  3. the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole
  4. a musical work that has been created
  5. musical creation
  6. the act of creating written works
  7. art and technique of printing with movable type
  8. an essay (especially one written as an assignment)
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    composition

    The elements and the quantity of the elements a substance contains.
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    composition

    (from the article `English language`) Composition, or compounding, is concerned with free forms. The primary compounds `already,` `cloverleaf,` and `gentleman` show the collocation of two ... [5 related articles]
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    composition

    (from the article `printing`) Composition and typesetting...bottles, he established a factory to produce and can vegetable soups and preserved meats for the Royal Navy. A year later Donkin and a printer ... Special-purpose typewriting machines have been developed for use as composing machines; that is, to prepare originals that look as ...
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    composition

    (from the article `sculpture`) ...is easy enough to do with a four-legged animal or a reclining figure but not with a standing figure or a tall, thin sculpture, which must be ... Space and mass are the raw materials of architectural form; from them the architect creates an ordered expression through the process of composition. ... [2...
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    composition

    [n] - a mixture of ingredients 2. [n] - an essay (especially one written as an assignment) 3. [n] - the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole 4. [n] - something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole
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    Composition

    • (n.) The act of writing for practice in a language, as English, Latin, German, etc. • (n.) The art or practice of so combining the different parts of a work of art as to produce a harmonious whole; also, a work of art considered as such. See 4, below. • (n.) The invention or combination of the parts of any literary work or discours...
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    composition

    noun the spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole; `harmonious composition is essential in a serious work of art`
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    composition

    noun something that is created by arranging several things to form a unified whole; `he envied the composition of their faculty`
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    composition

    (art) In art, the arrangement of elements within an artwork to give a desired effect, often described as pleasing (unified and appealing to the eye) or expressive (intended to evoke a particular mood, feeling, or idea). The elements of pleasing compositions are usually held together by placing...
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    composition

    (music) Art of combining sounds to create an original piece of music. It is also another word for the piece of music itself
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    Composition

    [combinatorics] In mathematics, a composition of an integer n is a way of writing n as the sum of a sequence of (strictly) positive integers. Two sequences that differ in the order of their terms define different compositions of their sum, while they are considered to define the same partition of that number. Every integer has finitely many...
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    Composition

    [fine] Compounding is a legal procedure whereby a criminal or delinquent avoids prosecution in a court of law, potentially leading to the confiscation of his estate or some other punishment, in exchange for his payment to the authorities of a financial penalty or fine. The agreement so reached is termed a composition. The term is from the L...
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    Composition

    [visual arts] In the visual arts—in particular painting, graphic design, photography, and sculpture—composition is the placement or arrangement of visual elements or ingredients in a work of art, as distinct from the subject of a work. It can also be thought of as the organization of the elements of art according to the principles of ar...
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    Composition

    Com`po·si'tion noun [ French composition , from Latin compositio . See Composite .] 1. The act or art of composing, or forming a whole or integral, by placing together and uniting different things, parts, or ingredients. In specific uses: (a) The invention or combi...
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    Composition

    1. In typography, the assembly of typographic elements, such as words and paragraphs, into pages ready for printing.
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    Composition

    A constructed position (as opposed to a position found in a game) serving as a Chess problem.
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    Composition

    A department in all organized stock exchanges to ensure that all companies, traders, and brokerage f
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    Composition

    a specific type of relationship describing how one Object is composed of another Object; compare with Aggregation
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    composition

    agreement to pay dues
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    composition

    agreement to pay dues
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    Composition

    An agreement between debtor and his creditors whereby the compounding creditors agree with the debtor between themselves to accept from the debtor payment of less than the amounts due to them in full satisfaction of their claim.
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    Composition

    An agreement between debtor and his creditors whereby the compounding creditors agree with the debtor between themselves to accept from the debtor payment of less than the amounts due to them in full satisfaction of their claim.
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    Composition

    An arrangement gone into voluntarily in order to restructure a company`s outstanding debt and allow for a reduced payment. Discover What It`s Like to Live Easy With EquiTrend
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    composition

    composition 1. The way in which something is made or combined; especially, in terms of its different parts. 2. The way in which the parts of something are arranged; the parts of a visual image of an artist's composition of a group portrait. 3. The spatial property resulting from the arrangement of parts in relation to each other and to the whole....
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