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compound (n):
an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)
compound (n):
a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts
compound (n):
(chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
compound (v):
put or add together
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combine resources
Related Words: combine
compound (v):
make more intense, stronger, or more marked
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The efforts were intensified.
Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her.
Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness.
This event only deepened my convictions

Related Word: intensify
compound (v):
combine so as to form a whole; mix
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compound the ingredients
Related Words: combine
compound (v):
create by mixing or combining
compound (v):
calculate principal and interest
compound (a):
composed of more than one part
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compound leaves are composed of several lobes.
compound flower heads
compound (s):
composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony
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coral is a colonial organism
compound (s):
consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts
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soap is a compound substance.
housetop is a compound word.
a blackberry is a compound fruit
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Two heads are better than one

bir elin nesi var, iki elin sesi var.
It is always better to get the view of another than to rely entirely on one's own judgment.


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