[kom-uh-rohz] /ˈkɒm əˌroʊz/
Federal and Islamic Republic of the, a republic comprising three of the Comoro Islands (Grand Comoro, Mohéli, and Anjouan): a former overseas territory of France; declared independence 1975. 719 sq. mi. (1862 sq. km).
a republic consisting of three volcanic islands in the Indian Ocean, off the NW coast of Madagascar; a French territory from 1947; became independent in 1976 except for Mayotte, the fourth island in the group, which chose to remain French. Official languages: Comorian, French, and Arabic; Swahili is used commercially. Religion: Muslim. Currency: franc. Capital: Moroni. Pop: 752 288 (2013 est). Area: 1862 sq km (719 sq miles) Official name Union of the Comoros
[koh-mohs] /ˈkoʊ moʊs/ adjective 1. hairy; comate. /ˈkəʊməʊs; kəʊˈməʊs/ adjective 1. (botany) another word for comate
[komp] /kɒmp/ Informal. noun 1. a . 2. . verb (used with object) 3. to compose (type). [komp] /kɒmp/ Informal. noun 1. a ticket, book, service, etc., provided free of charge to specially chosen recipients. adjective 2. ; free of charge: I received a comp copy of her book. verb (used with object) 3. to […]
[adjective kuh m-pakt, kom-, kom-pakt; verb kuh m-pakt; noun kom-pakt] /adjective kəmˈpækt, kɒm-, ˈkɒm pækt; verb kəmˈpækt; noun ˈkɒm pækt/ adjective 1. joined or packed together; closely and firmly united; dense; solid: compact soil. 2. arranged within a relatively small space: a compact shopping center; a compact kitchen. 3. designed to be small in size […]
- Compact bone
compact bone com·pact bone (kəm-pākt’, kŏm-, kŏm’pākt’) n. The compact noncancellous portion of bone that consists largely of concentric lamellar osteons and interstitial lamellae. Also called compact substance.