compound aneurysm n.
An aneurysm in which some of the coats of the artery are ruptured, while others remain intact.
- Compound annual return
noun 1. the total return available from an investment, deposit, etc, when the interest earned is used to augment the capital CAR
- Compound butter
noun a chilled mixture of whole butter and flavoring ingredients such as herbs, used to flavor and color dishes Usage Note cooking
- Compound-complex sentence
[kom-pound-kom-pleks] /ˈkɒm paʊndˈkɒm plɛks/ noun 1. a sentence having two or more coordinate independent clauses and one or more dependent clauses, as The lightning flashed (independent clause) and the rain fell (independent clause) as he entered the house (dependent clause).
- Compound dislocation
compound dislocation n. See open dislocation.