Definition of composite:
- ( botany) of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Compositae
- considered the most highly evolved dicotyledonous plants, characterized by florets arranged in dense heads that resemble single flowers
- a modified Corinthian style of architecture ( a combination of Corinthian and Ionic)
- used of color
- consisting of separate interconnected parts
- a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts; " the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town"
- of or relating to or belonging to the plant family Compositae
- Made up of distinct parts or elements; compounded; as, a composite language.
- Belonging to a certain order which is composed of the Ionic order grafted upon the Corinthian. It is called also the Roman or the Italic order, and is one of the five orders recognized by the Italian writers of the sixteenth century. See Capital.
- Belonging to the order Compositae; bearing involucrate heads of many small florets, as the daisy, thistle, and dandelion.
- That which is made up of parts or compounded of several elements; composition; combination; compound.
Common misspellings for composite:
- composit (49%)
- compostie (9%)
- compsite (7%)
- composited (4%)
- compositie (3%)
- composte (3%)
- coposite (3%)
- compasity (2%)
- composiet (2%)
- compositive (2%)
Examples of usage for composite:
Although three in number, a bare necessity had compressed us into a single composite individuality. "My Attainment of the Pole" , Frederick A. Cook.
All men are composite. "A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)" , Mrs. Sutherland Orr.