a rail for linking rails having different sections.
[kom-pruh-mee] /ˈkɒm prəˌmi/ noun, plural compromises [kom-pruh-meez] /ˈkɒm prəˌmiz/ (Show IPA). International Law. 1. a formal document, executed in common by nations submitting a dispute to arbitration, that defines the matter at issue, the rules of procedure and the powers of the arbitral tribunal, and the principles for determining the award. [kom-pruh-mahyz] /ˈkɒm prəˌmaɪz/ noun […]
[kom-pruh-mahyz] /ˈkɒm prəˌmaɪz/ noun 1. a settlement of differences by mutual concessions; an agreement reached by adjustment of conflicting or opposing claims, principles, etc., by reciprocal modification of demands. 2. the result of such a settlement. 3. something intermediate between different things: The split-level is a compromise between a ranch house and a multistoried house. […]
COMpound PROcedural Scientific Language. A language for scientists and engineers. [Sammet 1969, pp. 299-300].
[komp-sog-nuh-thuh s] /kɒmpˈsɒg nə θəs/ noun 1. any bipedal carnivorous dinosaur of the genus Compsognathus, of late Jurassic age, having a slender body that reached a length of 30 inches (76 cm). n. genus of small dinosaurs, Modern Latin, from Greek kompsos “refined, elegant” + gnathos “jaw” (see gnathic).