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compose a number

 
pronunciation:
km poz nuhm br
See:
compose
part of speech: phrase
definition: In mathematics education, to add together different place values to make a complete number. For example, to compose the number 231, you would add the three place values that make up this number, a 200, a 30, and a 1.