compound

settle difference, dispute or claim by mutual concession
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compound

settle difference, dispute or claim by mutual concession
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compound

An electrically neutral substance that consists of two or more elements combined in specific, constant proportions. A compound typically has physical characteristics different from those of its constituent elements.
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Compound

• (n.) That which is compounded or formed by the union or mixture of elements ingredients, or parts; a combination of simples; a compound word; the result of composition. • (v. t.) To settle amicably; to adjust by agreement; to compromise; to discharge from obligation upon terms different from those which were stipulated; as, to compound ...
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compound

<chemistry> A material made up of two or more elements. ... <botany> Of a leaf, having the blade divided into two or more distinct leaflets, of an inflorescence, made up of an aggregate of smaller inflorescences. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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compound

(kom´pound) made up of two or more parts or ingredients. in chemistry, a substance made up of two or more elements in union. The elements are united chemically, which means that each of the original elements loses its individual characteristics once it has combined with the other(s). When elements combine ...
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Compound

(Lat. con + ponere, to place) A complex whole formed by the union of a number of parts in contrast to an element which is a simple unanalyzable part. A mental compound is a state of mind formed by the combination (see Combination) of simple mental elements, either conscious or unconscious. -- L.W.
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compound

adjective consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts; `soap is a compound substance`; `housetop is a compound word`; `a blackberry is a compound fruit`
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Compound

India Enclosed area surrounding bungalow and servants quarters.
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Compound

[fortification] In military science, a compound is a type of fortification made up of walls or fences surrounding several buildings in the center of a large piece of land. The walls can either serve the purpose of being tall, thick, and impenetrable, in which case they would be made of wood, stone, or some other like substance; or dangerous...
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Compound

[linguistics] In linguistics, a compound is a lexeme (less precisely, a word) that consists of more than one stem. Compounding or composition is the process of word formation that creates compound lexemes (the other word-formation process being derivation). That is, in familiar terms, compounding occurs when two or more words are joined tog...
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Compound

[migrant labour] A migrant worker compound is a key institution in a system such as that which regulated labour on mines in South Africa from the later nineteenth century. The tightly controlled closed compound which came to typify the phenomenon in that country originated on the diamond mines of Kimberley from about 1885 and was later repl...
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Compound

Com'pound (kŏm'pound) noun [ Malay kompung a village.] In the East Indies, an inclosure containing a house, outbuildings, etc.
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Compound

Com'pound adjective [ Middle English compouned , past participle of compounen . See Compound , transitive verb ] Composed of two or more elements, ingredients, parts; produced by the union of several ingredients, parts, or things; composite; as, a compoun...
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Compound

Com'pound noun 1. That which is compounded or formed by the union or mixture of elements ingredients, or parts; a combination of simples; a compound word; the result of composition. Shak. « Rare compound of oddity, frolic, and fun. Goldsmith. » « When t...
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Compound

Com·pound' (kŏm*pound') transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Compounded ; present participle & verbal noun Compounding .] [ Middle English componen , compounen , Latin componere , compositum...
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Compound

Com·pound' intransitive verb To effect a composition; to come to terms of agreement; to agree; to settle by a compromise; -- usually followed by with before the person participating, and for before the thing compounded or the consideration . « Here's a fellow will help you t...
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Compound

A chemical combination of two or more elements, or two or more different atoms arranged in the same proportions and in the same structure throughout the substance. A compound is different from a mixture in that the components of a mixture are not chemically bonded together. For example, a flask may contain two volumes of hydrogen (H2) gas and one v...
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Compound

a combination of ingredients before being processed or made not a finished product. Sometimes used as a synonym for material, formulation.
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compound

a combination of two or more words that is used as a single word. The three different types of compound are noun compound, adjective compound and verb compound.
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compound

A compound (or molecule) is a combination of two or more different chemical elements (atoms) held together by chemical bonds.
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Compound

A compound is a material formed from elements chemically combined in definite proportions by mass. F
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Compound

A compound is a substance made of two or more elements and differing from a mixture in that the elements are present in a constant proportion no matter how or where the
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Compound

A compound is the atoms of different elements joined together.
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Compound

a leaf whose blade is divided into distinct leaflets.
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