# decompound

## Definitions

• WordNet 3.6
• adj decompound of a compound leaf; consisting of divisions that are themselves compound
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
• n Decompound A decomposite.
• Decompound Compound of what is already compounded; compounded a second time.
• Decompound (Bot) Several times compounded or divided, as a leaf or stem; decomposite.
• Decompound To compound or mix with that is already compound; to compound a second time.
• Decompound To reduce to constituent parts; to decompose. "It divides and decompounds objects into . . . parts."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
• decompound To decompose.
• decompound To compound a second time; compound or form out of that which is already compound; form by a second composition.
• decompound Composed of things which are themselves compound; compounded a second time.
• decompound In botany, divided into a number of compound divisions, as a leaf or panicle; repeatedly cleft or cut into an indefinite number of unequal segments. A decompound leaf is one in which the primary petiole gives off subsidiary petioles, each supporting a compound leaf. Also decomposite.
• n decompound A decomposite (which see).
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
• v.t Decompound de-kom-pownd′ to compound again: to compound things already compounded; also, to divide a thing into its constituent parts
• adj Decompound compounded a second time
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## Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. de-,intens. in sense 1) + compound, v. t

## Usage

### In science:

Using the CPP model, we can construct an estimator for the Legendre coeﬃcients of the phase function ˆfl , using a “decompounding” formula.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Note that the mean free time τ or equivalently (thanks to velocity normalization) the mean free path ℓ has to be known in the decompounding approach.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Back to the “decompounding” problem, we wish to estimate the Legendre coeﬃcients of f from the samples µκ (T ).
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Equation (35) is the “decompounding” formula.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Legendre coeﬃcients used in the decompounding approach.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
In order to check the accuracy of the decompounding formula, it is important to analyze at least two sets of data corresponding to two different slab thicknesses.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
We show that the angular distribution of intensity in a random medium can be “decompounded” to estimate the power spectrum of heterogeneities in a random medium.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Spreij. A kernel type nonparametric density estimator for decompounding.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Decompounding: An estimation problem for Poisson random sums.
Nonparametric estimation of the heterogeneity of a random medium using Compound Poisson Process modeling of wave multiple scattering
Word normalization and decompounding in mono- and bilingual IR.
Beyond Stemming and Lemmatization: Ultra-stemming to Improve Automatic Text Summarization
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