|1.||[ verb ] make more intense, stronger, or more marked|
|Synonyms:||intensify deepen heighten|
"The efforts were intensified", "Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her", "Potsmokers claim it heightens their awareness" "This event only deepened my convictions"
|Related terms:||increase enhance fan sharpen heat_up sharpen amplify intensifier intensify|
|2.||[ noun ] a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts|
|3.||[ verb ] put or add together|
|Related terms:||add synthesize mix totalise recombine combination combination|
|4.||[ noun ] an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)|
|5.||[ noun ] (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight|
|Related terms:||substance formulation salt buffer acid hydride goitrogen base dimethylglyoxime chloride incense isomer nitrate hydroxide iodocompound alkylbenzenesulfonate monomer dimer complex cementite allomorph organic_compound creatine amine rennet anionic_compound depilatory adduct ferritin anhydride oxide petrochemical preservative corrosive caustic creosote creosote defoliant tetrachloride enamel ammine chromogen formaldehyde fixing_agent repellant furan thiazine azide chelate antiknock enantiomorph nitroglycerin bicarbonate_of_soda benzofuran bitter_principle manganese_tetroxide halocarbon synthetic hydrate cacodyl peptone hydrocyanic_acid hydroxide oxime calcium-cyanamide polymer inorganic_compound quassia repellent carbonyl methane_series carbon_disulfide silicide siloxane sternutator sulfide telluride tenderizer nitrogen_mustard urea cofactor acceptor aldehyde arsenide binary_compound taurine quaternary_ammonium_compound ozonide chloropicrin aluminate vanillin nitride benzoquinone pregnanediol heterocycle stripper triazine u308 chemistry|
|6.||[ adjective ] (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves composed of several similar parts or lobes|
|Related terms:||simple botany parted bipinnate bipinnatifid binate decompound even-pinnate incised lobed odd-pinnate bipartite bilobate palmatifid pedate pinnate pinnatifid pinnatisect quinquefoliate ternate trifoliate trilobate tripinnate tripinnatifid palmate cleft conjugate complex smooth rough|
|7.||[ adjective ] (zoology) composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony|
"coral is a colonial organism"
|Related terms:||zoology complex|
|8.||[ verb ] (accounting) calculate principal and interest|
|9.||[ verb ] create by mixing or combining|
|10.||[ adjective ] consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts|
"soap is a compound substance" "housetop is a compound word" "a blackberry is a compound fruit"
|11.||[ verb ] combine so as to form a whole; mix|
"compound the ingredients"
|Related terms:||mix integrate carburet heterodyne sulfurette combination combine|