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complicity participation in wrongdoing, esp. in a crime.
compliment an expression of praise, admiration, or approval. [5 definitions]
complimentary expressing or conveying a compliment. [2 definitions]
compline the last of the seven canonical hours in Christian worship, or the accompanying service.
comply to act in agreement with or obedience to a wish, request, requirement, or rule (sometimes fol. by with).
compo a composite material, such as mortar or concrete.
component a part or element of a whole; constituent. [2 definitions]
comport to behave or bear (oneself) in a particular way. [2 definitions]
comportment conduct or bearing; manner of behaving.
compose to form or shape into a whole. [6 definitions]
composed in a calm and collected state; serene.
composer one who composes, esp. music.
composing stick a hand-held, adjustable metal tray in which a compositor sets type.
composite composed of separate elements or factors. [5 definitions]
composite photograph a single photograph created from two or more separate photographs by juxtaposition, superimposition, or the like.
composition the act of composing. [7 definitions]
compositor one who sets up type for printing; typesetter.
compos mentis (Latin) in one's right mind; legally sane.
compost a mixture of decaying organic matter, such as dead leaves or manure, that is used as fertilizer or mulch. [4 definitions]
compostable combined form of compost.
composure calmness of mind or manner; self-possession.