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Synonyms for compound

Synonyms for compound

consisting of two or more interconnected parts

Synonyms for compound

a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts

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(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight

an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)

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make more intense, stronger, or more marked

put or add together

calculate principal and interest

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create by mixing or combining

composed of more than one part

consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts

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composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony

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