Webster 1913 Edition
Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded;
Happiness, like air and water . . . is
Belonging to a certain order which is composed of the Ionic order grafted upon the Corinthian. It is called also the
Italicorder, and is one of the five orders recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. See
Belonging to the order
Compositæ; bearing involucrate heads of many small florets, as the daisy, thistle, and dandelion.
a railroad car having compartments of different classes.
one which can be divided exactly by a number exceeding unity, as 6 by 2 or 3.. –
one made by a combination, or blending, of several distinct photographs.
a combination of parallel and great circle sailing.–
one with a wooden casing and iron frame.
That which is made up of parts or compounded of several elements; composition; combination; compound.
Webster 1828 Edition
Composite numbers are such as can be measured exactly by a number exceeding unity, as 6 by 2 or e; so that r is the lowest composite number. Composite numbers between themselves, are those which have a common measure besides unity; as 12 and 15, both which are measured by e.