composite

  • 1 composite — [ kɔ̃pozit ] adj. et n. m. • 1360; lat. compositus 1 ♦ (1542) Qui participe de plusieurs styles d architecture. Ordre composite. Chapiteau composite. Spécialt Ordre composite, ou n. m. le composite : ordre romain, dans lequel le chapiteau réunit… …

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  • 2 Composite — may refer to: Acting, Film, and Studio Composite card, a marketing tool for actors and especially models Composite character, a character in an adaptation of a work formed from two or more characters from the original work Digital compositing or… …

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  • 3 Composite C1 — Stable release 2.1 / March 11, 2011; 7 months ago ( …

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  • 4 Composite — Com*pos ite (?; 277), a. [L. compositus made up of parts, p. p. of componere. See {Compound}, v. t., and cf. {Compost}.] 1. Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language. [1913 Webster] Happiness, like air and water …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 composite — COMPOSITE. adj. des 2 g. Terme d Architecture, qui se dit de l Un des cinq Ordres d Architecture, ainsi nommé, parce qu il est composé du Corinthien et de l Ionique. Ordre composite. Chapiteau composite. On appelle aussi Ordre composite, Tout… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • 6 composite — Composite. adj. de tout genre. Terme d Architecture, qui se dit de l un des cinq ordres d Architecture ainsi nommé, parce qu il est composé du Corinthien & de l Ionique. Ordre composite. chapiteau composite. On appelle aussi, Ordre composite,… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 7 composite — I adjective accompanied, admixed, agglomerate, aggregate, aggregated, all embracing, alloyed, amalgamated, amassed, assembled, assorted, blended, clustered, collected, collective, combined, commixed, complex, compositus, compound, compounded,… …

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  • 8 composite — com‧po‧site [ˈkɒmpəzt ǁ kɑːmˈpɑː ] adjective [only before a noun] made up of several different parts or things: • the Nasdaq composite index • Its shares finished at $58.375 a share, down 37.5 cents, in composite trading on the New York Stock… …

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  • 9 Composite — (englisch Verbund) ist: die englische Bezeichnung für Verbundwerkstoff der Fachbegriff für Kunststoff Füllungen an Zähnen, siehe Komposit (Zahnmedizin) ein Begriff aus der Videotechnik, siehe Composite Video ein Entwurfsmuster in der… …

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  • 10 composite — (adj.) c.1400, from O.Fr. composite, from L. compositus placed together, pp. of componere to put together, to collect a whole from several parts, from com together (see COM (Cf. com )) + ponere to place (see POSITION (Cf. position)). The noun is… …

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  • 11 composite — [adj] combined, mixed blended, complex, compound, conglomerate, melded, synthesized; concept 490 Ant. homogeneous, simple, unblended, uncombined, uniform, unmixed composite [n] combination, mixture amalgam, amalgamation, blend, combo, commixture …

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  • 12 composite — ► ADJECTIVE 1) made up of various parts or elements. 2) (Composite) relating to a classical order of architecture consisting of elements of the Ionic and Corinthian orders. 3) (of a plant) having flower heads consisting of numerous florets, such… …

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  • 13 composite — [kəm päz′it] adj. [L compositus, pp. of componere, to put together < com , together + ponere, to place: see POSITION] 1. formed of distinct parts; compound 2. [C ] designating or of a classical Roman order of architecture, in which the scroll… …

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  • 14 Composite — Com*pos ite (?; 277), n. That which is made up of parts or compounded of several elements; composition; combination; compound. [R.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 15 Composite —   [ kɔmpəzɪt, englisch], Verbundwerkstoffe …

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  • 16 composite — admixture, blend, compound, amalgam, *mixture Analogous words: combining or combination, uniting or union (see corresponding verbs at JOIN) …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 17 composite — is now pronounced kom pǝ zit, not ziyt …

    Modern English usage

  • 18 composite — I. adjective Etymology: Latin compositus, past participle of componere Date: 1563 1. made up of distinct parts: as a. capitalized relating to or being a modification of the Corinthian order combining angular Ionic volutes with the acanthus… …

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  • 19 COMPOSITE — adj. des deux genres T. d Archit. Il se dit De l un des cinq ordres d architecture, parce que cet ordre est composé du corinthien et de l ionique. Ordre composite. Chapiteau composite.   Ordre composite, désigne aussi Tout ordre qui est composé… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 20 Composite — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Composite », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Le terme composite peut se rapporter à… …

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