Composite

A plant which is a member of the compositae (daisy) family, in which the flowers appear to be single but are in fact made up of many small florets

composite

Type: Term Pronunciation: kom-poz′-it Definitions: 1. A colloquial term for resin materials used in restorative dentistry.
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Composite

[graphics] The Composite Extension of the X Window System renders the graphical output of clients `...to an off-screen buffer. Applications can then take the contents of that buffer and do whatever they like. The off-screen buffer can be automatically merged into the parent window or merged by external programs, called compositing managers....
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Composite

The Composite order or Roman order, refers to an architectural style made up of elements of the four other orders: Doric, Tuscan, Ionic and Corinthian originally merged together by the Roman architects. The Composite order is of the same proportion as the Corinthian, and retains the same general character, with the exception of the capital, in whic...
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composite

material consisting of a combination of and metallic materials.
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Composite

a material brought about by combining materials differing in composition or form on a macroscale for the purpose of obtaining specific characteristics and properties. The constituents retain their identity such that they can be physically identified and they exhibit an interface between one another.
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Composite

a material made from two or more different types of material which contribute different properties. For example bone is a combination of a resilient fibres of collagen in a brittle matrix (hydroxyapatite).
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composite

[adj] - (botany) of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Compositae 2. [adj] - consisting of separate interconnected parts 3. [adj] - used of color 4. [adj] - a modified Corinthian style of architecture (a combination of Corinthian and Ionic) 5. [n] - considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, charac...
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Composite

A material brought about by combining materials differing in composition or form on a macroscale for the purpose of obtaining specific characteristics and properties. The constituents retain their identity such that they can be physically identified and they exhibit an interface between one another.
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Composite

In classical architecture, one of the five types of column. See order. ...
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composite

a material brought about by combining materials differing in composition or form on a macroscale for the purpose of obtaining specific characteristics and properties. The constituents retain their identity such that they can be physically identified and t
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composite

A solid material made of two or more different substances, combined to produce a new substance whose properties are superior to the original components in a specific application.
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Composite

Mixture of two or more materials. Nearly all have a reinforcing material(wood, glass, etc), called filler, and a natural or artificial resin, called matrix to achieve specific characteristics and required properties.
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Composite

Three-dimensional combination of at least two materials differing in form or composition, with a distinct interface separating the components. Composite materials are usually manmade and created to obtain properties that cannot be achieved by any of the components acting alone.
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Composite

An order of Classical architecture comprising capitals with leaves and curly Ionic ornamentation.
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Composite

Com·pos'ite adjective [ Latin compositus made up of parts, past participle of componere . See Compound , transitive verb , and confer Compost .] 1. Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language. «...
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composite

A colloquial term for resin materials used in restorative dentistry. ... Origin: L. Compositus, put together, fr. Compono, to put together ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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composite

adjective consisting of separate interconnected parts
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composite

(kәm-poz´it) made up of unlike parts. composite resin.
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Composite

• (n.) That which is made up of parts or compounded of several elements; composition; combination; compound. • (v. t.) 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 sixtee...
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composite

composite 1. Something made from different parts: 'This new law is a composite of previously suggested legislation over the years.' 2. An image of a suspect's face which is created by a police artist or photographer, based on input from a witness or witnesses. 3. A structure or an entity made up of distinct components; a mixture. 4. A complex ma...
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Composite

[finance] A composite or a composite index is combination of equities or indexes intended to measure the overall market performance over time. A composite index may also be used in the natural or social sciences to summarize complex or multidimensional data or redundant measures. An example of a composite index in the social sciences is use...
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Composite

When used in the content of mechanical seal faces, it refers to either a non metallic material or a combination of non metallic face inserted into a metal holder.
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Composite

- a material made from two or more different types of material which contribute different properties. For example bone is a combination of a resilient fibres of collagen in a brittle matrix (hydroxyapatite).
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Composite

A dental restorative material made up of disparate or separate parts (e.g. resin and quartz particles).
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