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  • 1 Component — may refer to: Usage Component may refer to: System components, the constituents of a system Electronic components, the constituents of electronic circuits Component ingredient, the main ingredient in a dish Component video, a type of analog video …

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  • 2 component — COMPONÉNT, Ă, componenţi, te, adj., subst. 1. adj. Care intră ca parte într un întreg; alcătuitor. ♦ (Substantivat, f.) Element component (1). 2. s.n. (chim.) Fiecare dintre substanţele sau speciile moleculare ale unui sistem fizico chimic. 3.… …

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  • 3 component — com‧po‧nent [kəmˈpəʊnənt ǁ ˈpoʊ ] noun [countable] 1. one part of something: component of • Gas will continue to be a major component of the country s energy supply mix. • The main component of any school s budget will be the cost of staff. • The …

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  • 4 component — I noun aspect, basic substance, complement, component part, constituent, constituent part, content, division, element, elementary unit, factor, feature, fragment, fundamental part, ingredient, installment, integral part, item, material part, one… …

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  • 5 Component — Com*po nent (k[o^]m*p[=o] nent), a. [L. componens, p. pr. of componere. See {Compound}, v. t.] Serving, or helping, to form; composing; constituting; constituent. [1913 Webster] The component parts of natural bodies. Sir I. Newton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 6 Component — Com*po nent, n. A constituent part; an ingredient. [1913 Webster] {Component of force} (Mech.), a force which, acting conjointly with one or more forces, produces the effect of a single force or resultant; one of a number of forces into which a… …

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  • 7 component — [adj] constituent basic, composing, elemental, fundamental, inherent, integral, intrinsic, part and parcel of*, part of; concepts 546,567 component [n] part, element constituent, factor, fixings, ingredient, item, making, makings, peripheral,… …

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  • 8 Component — Component. См. Компонент. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

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  • 9 component — 1640s, constitutional element (earlier one of a group of persons, 1560s), from L. componentem (nom. componens), prp. of componere to put together (see COMPOSITE (Cf. composite)). As an adj., from 1660s …

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  • 10 component — constituent, ingredient, *element, factor Analogous words: member, *part, detail, portion, piece: *item, particular Antonyms: composite: complex Contrasted words: *mixture, compound, blend, admixture, amalgam …

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  • 11 component — ► NOUN ▪ a part or element of a larger whole. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ being part of a larger whole. ORIGIN from Latin componere put together …

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  • 12 component — [kəm pō′nənt] adj. [L componens, prp. of componere: see COMPOSITE] serving as one of the parts of a whole; constituent n. 1. a) an element or ingredient b) any of the main constituent parts, as of a high fidelity sound system 2. any of the… …

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  • 13 Component — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Component >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 component component Sgm: N 1 component part component part integral part integrant part Sgm: N 1 element element constituent ingredient leaven Sgm: N 1 part and parcel …

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  • 14 component — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ basic, central, core, critical, crucial, essential, fundamental, important, integral, key …

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  • 15 component — 01. There are three main [components] to the plan. 02. The various [components] are manufactured by different suppliers around the world, and assembled in our factory in Mexico. 03. The principal [component] of the Asian diet is rice. 04. They… …

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  • 16 component — com|po|nent1 W2S3 [kəmˈpəunənt US ˈpou ] n [Date: 1500 1600; : Latin; Origin: , present participle of componere; COMPOUND2] one of several parts that together make up a whole machine, system etc = ↑constituent ▪ companies that make electronic… …

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  • 17 component — componential /kom peuh nen sheuhl/, componental, adj. componented, adj. /keuhm poh neuhnt, kom /, n. 1. a constituent part; element; ingredient. 2. a part of a mechanical or electrical system: hi fi components. 3. Physics. the projection of a… …

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  • 18 component — [[t]kəmpo͟ʊnənt[/t]] ♦♦♦ components 1) N COUNT The components of something are the parts that it is made of. Enriched uranium is a key component of a nuclear weapon... The management plan has four main components... They were automotive component …

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  • 19 component — [1] One of the parts that make up the whole system or device, as in The brake pad is a component of the brake system. [2] A raw material, ingredient, part or subassembly that goes into a higher level assembly, compound, or other item. Also see… …

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  • 20 component — I. noun Etymology: Latin component , componens, present participle of componere to put together more at compound Date: 1645 1. a constituent part ; ingredient < an important component of the program > < stereo components > 2 …

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