Com-
Com- Com- A prefix from the Latin preposition cum, signifying with, together, in conjunction, very, etc. It is used in the form com- before b, m, p, and sometimes f, and by assimilation becomes col- before l, cor- before r, and con- before any consonant except b, h, l, m, p, r, and w. Before a vowel com- becomes co-; also before h, w, and sometimes before other consonants. [1913 Webster] ||

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • .com — This article is about the generic top level domain .com. For the file format, see COM file. For other uses, see Dot com (disambiguation). com Introduced 1985 TLD type Generic top level domain Status Active Registry Verisign …   Wikipedia

  • Com — Contents 1 Academia 2 Business, politics and culture 3 Computing 4 …   Wikipedia

  • com- — or col or con prefix Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Latin, with, together, thoroughly more at co with ; together ; jointly usually com before b, p, or m < com …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • COM — chief of mission; collection operations management; commander …   Military dictionary

  • com — abbreviation 1. comedy; comic 2. comma 3. commercial organization …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • COM LAG (2plus2isfive) — EP by Radiohead Released 24 March 2004 …   Wikipedia

  • Com Hem — Type Private Industry Telecommunications Founded 1983 Founder(s) Televerket …   Wikipedia

  • COM (hardware interface) — COM is the original, yet still common, name of the serial port interface on IBM PC compatible computers. It might not only refer to physical ports, but also to virtual ports, such as ports created by bluetooth or USB to Serial adapters.Most PC… …   Wikipedia

  • Com'edienne — Co*m[ e] di*enne , n. [F., fem. of com[ e]dien.] A women who plays in comedy. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Com Defeito de Fabricação — Studio album by Tom Zé Genre MPB Length 36:35 Professional reviews …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”