Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. compositus, made up of parts, p. p. of componere,. See Compound (v. t.), and cf. Compost
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. composer, from L. cum, and pausāre, to cease, to rest.
The term "English composition" is now generally understood to mean written composition, and not oral composition.
"English: Composition and Literature" by W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
The composition and exact distribution of the troops actually in southern Natal on the 23rd November is given in Appendix 8.
"History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)" by Frederick Maurice
From his music he returned with fresh vigor to his books or his composition.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 121, November, 1867" by Various
What languages, besides the Celtic and Latin, enter into the composition of the French?
"A Handbook of the English Language" by Robert Gordon Latham
It is composite opinion, representing a general tendency of the public as a whole.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
He writes short compositions, scribbled down in all haste, in bad chirography.
"Cuore (Heart)" by Edmondo De Amicis
The following is a composition for preserving leather, the good effects of which are sufficiently ascertained.
"The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches," by Mary Eaton
We have two well-marked drawings before us, in which we recognise the capabilities of the art for producing pictures of composition.
"Leading Articles on Various Subjects" by Hugh Miller
The composition includes twenty-two figures.
"Six Centuries of Painting" by Randall Davies
They do not believe in teaching English composition.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper
In evening company he sets his face
In most spirituel positions,
And declaims before the ladies
My god-like compositions.
"Translations And Adaptations From Heine" by Ezra Pound
It's all decreed — the mighty earthquake crash,
The countless constellations' wheel and flash;
The rise and fall of empires, war's red tide;
The composition of your dinner hash.
"Quatrains" by Robert W Service
We know not its composition,
Nor can we expound all its laws,
We grant the effect is pleasant
Tho' we cannot explain the cause;
We therefore accept the blessing
And bid curiosity pause.
"Rest" by Jared Barhite
Great Sultan, how wise are thy state compositions!
And oh, above all, I admire that Decree,
In which thou command'st, that all she politicians
Shall forthwith be strangled and cast in the sea.
"Ode to the Sublime Porte" by Thomas Moore
But thou art fire, sacred and hallow'd fire;
And I but earth and clay: should I presume
To wear thy habit, the severe attire
My slender compositions might consume. I am both foul and brittle, much unfit To deal in holy writ.
"The Priesthood" by George Herbert
TANS. For many reasons, but at present let this one suffice thee: that
as love converts the thing loved into the lover, so amongst the elements
fire is active and potent to convert all the others, simple and
composite, into itself.
"The Heroic Enthusiasts - Part The First =First Dialogue.=" by Giordano Bruno
Nearly four decades after the last pupil at what was then St Ann's School closed a composition notebook, the three-story building in East Baltimore is being readied to accept a new school.
Stylish compositions and artful performances drive this perverse family soap opera.
The course is designed for users of hydraulic equipment, and topics include friction, lubrication, wear, lubricant maintenance and oil analysis, hydraulic fluid composition and function, and hydraulic applications.
In particular, the course will discuss the composition of industrial hydraulic fluids and the property and performance comparison of hydraulic fluids based on different base stocks.
Defects in aircraft composite materials instantly located with portable technology.
Come and find out as the Improvisation /Percussion Ensemble performs spontaneous compositions, featured student works, musical games, conducted improvisations , and realizations of graphic scores.
All are made from 30-ton graphite composite with Fuji stainless-steel guides.
Travis Fox / washingtonpost.com Panoramic Composite.
Shanghai SE Composite Index .
Taken together, the recent behavior of the composite indexes for Germany suggests that although modest growth in real GDP may continue in the fourth quarter, the economy is more likely to weaken rather than strengthen in the near term.
The Jet Propulsion Laboratory MkIV interferometer is a high resolution Fourier Transform Infra-Red (FTIR) spectrometer, designed to remotely sense the atmospheric composition.
Two studies published on Tuesday on dietary composition offer a striking contrast.
Davidson Day School's new Upper School Musical Director Noel Freidline plays a composition on one of the school's pianos.
The image, a composite of two pictures, has officials at the White House and some in journalism circles questioning the newspaper's ethics.
The heart of the Kali Prana helmet is the Composite Fusion Plus technology.
However, it is not hard to deﬁne the composition of an extension and an algebra homomorphism as a speciﬁc extension, and sometimes useful, so we will give the deﬁnition of that composition in that form.
Abelian extensions of algebras in congruence-modular varieties
Each sequence (n1 , n2 , .., nm ) of positive integers is a composition of the integer n in m parts and the number of such compositions is C (n, m) C (n, m) = (cid:18) n − 1 m − 1 (cid:19) It follows that the number of random paths of n steps and m inversions is 2 C (n, m + 1).
Enumeration of simple random walks and tridiagonal matrices
The Z function is calculated via Composite Zfuncs::Z Z() and the propagator via Composite Zfuncs::Z P().
AMEGIC++ 1.0, A Matrix Element Generator In C++
They also studied several parameters (like the number of parts, the size of the largest part among other things) for random Carlitz compositions. “Random Carlitz composition” means a composition chosen according to the uniform probability measure on Ωn .
Average number of distinct part sizes in a random Carlitz composition
We collect these conditions in the following proposition whose proof consists of applying the deﬁnition of vertical composition and horizontal composition.
The categorical theory of relations and quantizations