a salad in which the components are elaborately put together or arranged, rather than tossed
[kuh m-pohzd] /kəmˈpoʊzd/ adjective 1. calm; tranquil; serene: His composed face reassured the nervous passengers. /kəmˈpəʊzd/ adjective 1. (of people) calm; tranquil; serene adj. “calm, tranquil,” c.1600, past participle adjective frome compose (v.). Related: Composedly; composedness.
noun, Physics. 1. the increase in wavelength of monochromatic, electromagnetic radiation, as a beam of photons or x-rays, when it is scattered by particles whose size is small compared to the wavelength of the radiation. /ˈkɒmptən/ noun 1. a phenomenon in which a collision between a photon and a particle results in an increase in […]
[kuh n-troh-ler; spelling pronunciation komp-troh-ler] /kənˈtroʊ lər; spelling pronunciation kɒmpˈtroʊ lər/ noun 1. (def 1). /kənˈtrəʊlə/ noun 1. a variant spelling of controller, used esp as a title of any of various financial executives n. c.1500, variant of controller, with bad spelling due to influence of unrelated French compte “an account,” from Latin computare.
noun 1. an official of the U.S. Department of the Treasury who regulates the national banks and administers the issuance and redemption of Federal Reserve notes.