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Main Entry: comĚpose
Pronunciation: kschwam-primarystresspomacrz
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): comĚposed; comĚposĚing
1 a : to form by putting together : FASHION b : to form the substance of : CONSTITUTE <a stew composed of many ingredients> c : to arrange type in order for printing : SET
2 : to create by mental or artistic labor <compose a song>
3 : to arrange in proper form
4 : 3QUIET, SETTLE <try to compose your feelings>

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