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Definitions of compound:

part of speech: adjective

Composed of two or more parts.

part of speech: verb transitive

To mix or combine: to settle or adjust by agreement.

part of speech: adjective

Mixed or composed of a number of parts: not simple.

part of speech: noun

A combination of two or more elements, ingredients, or parts.

part of speech: noun

A body formed by the union or mixture of two or more substances or parts.

part of speech: verb transitive

To mix together; as, to compound drugs.

part of speech: adjective

Composed of two or more substances; composed of several parts.

part of speech: noun

A mass made up of a number of parts.

part of speech: verb

To mix or unite two or more substances into one body or mass; to unite or combine; to adjust; to discharge, as a debt by composition; to come to terms.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To agree, or come to terms: to bargain in the lump.

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To submit to the rule or authority of; as, to obey the commandments; comply with the orders or instructions of; as, to obey parents; to respond to direction or control of; as, a horse obeys the rein. ...

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