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Main Entry: 1com·pos·ite
Pronunciation: käm-primarystresspäz-schwat, kschwam-
Function: adjective
1 : made up of various parts or elements <a composite photograph>
2 : of or relating to a very large family of dicotyledonous plants (as a daisy or aster) that are characterized by flowers arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers
3 : able to be factored into two or more prime factors other than 1 and itself <12 is a composite number since 2 x 2 x 3 = 12>

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