Composture

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Composture Manure; compost.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n composture Composition; composure.
    • n composture Compost; manure.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Composture (Shak.) a mixture for manure: a kind of plaster
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. compositura, -postura, a joining
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. composer, from L. cum, and pausāre, to cease, to rest.