Composition

  • 1 composition — [ kɔ̃pozisjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XIIe au sens I; de composer I ♦ Action de composer. 1 ♦ (1365) Action, manière de former un tout en assemblant plusieurs parties, plusieurs éléments. ⇒ agencement, arrangement, assemblage, combinaison, constitution,… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 composition — COMPOSITION. s. fém. Action de composer quelque chose. Être occupé à la composition d une machine, d unouvrage. f♛/b] Il se prend aussi pour l Ouvrage même qui résulte de cette action de composer, pour l assemblage de plusieurs parties qui ne… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 3 composition — Composition. s. f. v. Assemblage de plusieurs parties. La composition de l Univers. la composition d une machine. les ressorts qui entrent dans la composition d une machine, toutes les parties qui entrent dans la composition du corps humain.… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 4 Composition — Com po*si tion, n. [F. composition, fr. L. 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 Composition — may refer to: Composition (logical fallacy), in which one assumes that a whole has a property solely because its various parts have that property Compounding is also known as composition in linguistic literature in computer science Object… …

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  • 6 composition — @ composition deed An agreement embodying the terms of a composition between a debtor and his creditors @ composition of matter In patent law, a substance composed of two or more different substances, without regard to form. A mixture or chemical …

    Black's law dictionary

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  • 8 Composition No. 1 — Studio album by LA Symphony Released 1999/2003 …

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  • 9 Composition — steht für Programme Composition Manager Computerprogramm, Porter Duff Composition Begriff aus der Computergrafik. Distributed Feature Composition (DFC) Architektur zur Beschreibung und Implementierung von Telekommunikationsdiensten Gemische… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 10 composition — com·po·si·tion n: an agreement between an insolvent debtor and several creditors whereby partial payment of the debts discharges in full the original obligations compare accord, compromise Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster.… …

    Law dictionary

  • 11 Composition B — Composition B, colloquially comp B , is an explosive consisting of castable mixtures of RDX and TNT. It is used as the main explosive filling in artillery projectiles, rockets, land mines, hand grenades, sticky bombs and various other… …

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  • 12 Composition B — (рус. композиция B, сокр. «comp B»)  взрывчатое вещество, представляющее собой текучую смесь гексогена (RDX) и тринитротолуола (TNT). Используется в артиллерии для снаряжения снарядов, ракет, мин, гранат и некоторых других боеприпасов[1].… …

    Википедия

  • 13 Composition H6 — (рус. композиция H6) взрывчатое вещество, представляющее собой текучую смесь гексогена (RDX), тринитротолуола (TNT), алюминиевой пудры и парафина[1]. Содержание 1 Состав 2 Применение …

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  • 14 composition — late 14c., action of combining, also manner in which a thing is composed, from O.Fr. composicion (13c., Mod.Fr. composition) composition, make up, literary work, agreement, settlement, from L. compositionem (nom. compositio) a putting together,… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 15 composition — [n1] structure, arrangement agreement, architecture, balance, beauty, combination, concord, configuration, consonance, constitution, content, design, distribution, form, formation, harmony, layout, make up, placing, proportion, relation, rhythm,… …

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  • 16 composition — ► NOUN 1) the constitution of something made up from different elements: the molecular composition of cells. 2) a work of music, literature, or art. 3) a thing composed of various elements. 4) the action of composing. 5) the artistic arrangement… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 Composition H6 — is a castable military explosive compound composed of the following percentages by weight: 45% RDX 30% TNT 20% powdered aluminium 5% paraffin wax as a phlegmatizing agent. Another (very similar) version of H6 has the following proportions: RDX… …

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  • 18 Composition B — (auch Composit B oder Cyclotol) ist eine Mischung aus zwei Sprengstoffen. Standardmäßig besteht die Mischung zu 63 % aus RDX, zu 36 % aus TNT und zu 1 % aus Wachs. Das Wachs verbessert hierbei die Handhabung des Sprengstoffs.… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 19 Composition — (v. lat. Compositio), 1) Zusammensetzung, s.d.; 2) (Gramm.), s. Compositum 1); 3) (Chem. u. Med.), Zusammensetzung mehrerer Stoffe od. Heilmittel mit einander; 4) Zinnauflösung zur Scharlachfärberei; 5) Metallgemisch, gewöhnlich aus Kupfer u.… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 20 Composition — Composition, s. oben Componist; in der Baukunst ist composites oder componirtes Capitäl das aus dem jonischen und corinthischen zusammengesetzte Capitäl; C. ist auch der technische Name verschiedener Metallmischungen …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon