compound hyperopic astigmatism n.
Astigmatism in which all meridians are hyperopic but to different degrees.
[adjective kom-pound, kom-pound; noun kom-pound; verb kuh m-pound, kom-pound] /adjective ˈkɒm paʊnd, kɒmˈpaʊnd; noun ˈkɒm paʊnd; verb kəmˈpaʊnd, ˈkɒm paʊnd/ adjective 1. composed of two or more parts, elements, or ingredients: Soap is a compound substance. 2. having or involving two or more actions or functions: The mouth is a compound organ. 3. Grammar. of […]
noun 1. interest paid on both the principal and on accrued interest. noun 1. interest calculated on both the principal and its accrued interest Compare simple interest compound interest Interest computed on the original principal plus any accrued interest. Thus if 5% is the rate of interest per year and the principal is $1000, the […]
noun, Music. 1. an interval that is greater than an octave, as a ninth or a thirteenth.
- Compound joint
compound joint n. A joint composed of three or more skeletal elements.
- Compound key
database (Or “multi-part key”, “concatenated key”) A key which consists of more than one attribute of the body of information (e.g. database “record”) it identifies. (1997-04-26)