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  1. A mixture of different components.
  2. A structural material that gains its strength from a combination of complementary materials.
  3. (botany) A plant belonging to the family Compositae.
  4. (mathematics) A function of a function.
    verb (composit, ing)
    1. To make a composite.
    I composited an image using computer software.
    • French: composer
    1. Made up of multiple components; compound or complex.
    2. (architecture) Being a mixture of Ionic and Corinthian styles.
    3. (mathematics) Not prime; having factors.
    4. (botany) Being a member of the Compositae family (now known as Asteraceae).
      Etymology: From French, composite, from compositus, past participle of componere "put together".

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