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We found 69 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word compound:
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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. compound: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. compound, compound: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. compound, compound: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. compound: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. compound: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. compound, compound, compound: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Compound, compound: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. compound: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. compound: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. compound: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. compound: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. compound: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. compound: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. compound: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. compound (n.), compound (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. compound: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. compound: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  18. Compound (chemistry), Compound (company), Compound (disambiguation), Compound (enclosure), Compound (fortification), Compound (linguistics), Compound (migrant labour), Compound (music), Compound, The Compound (novel), The Compound, The compound: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Compound: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. compound: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. compound: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. compound: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. compound: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. compound: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  25. compound: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. compound: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. compound: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. compound: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  29. Compound: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. compound: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  2. Compound: Lexicon of Linguistics [home, info]
  3. Compound: Natural Magick [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compound: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. compound: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. compound: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  4. Compound: Investopedia [home, info]
  5. compound: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  6. compound: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  7. compound: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Compound (chemistry), compound: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. compound: Dictionary of Cancer Terms [home, info]
  2. compound: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. compound: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. compound: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compound: Chemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. compound: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  3. Compound: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  4. compound: Botanical Terms [home, info]
  5. compound: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  6. compound: On-Line Biology Book: GLOSSARY [home, info]
  7. compound: Flora of New South Wales [home, info]
  8. Compound: NRC Glossary of Nuclear Terms -- [home, info]
  9. compound: UNCChem Glossary [home, info]
  10. Compound: Eric Weisstein's World of Chemistry [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The Compound, compound: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. compound: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Compound: Internet Karting Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Compound: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. COMPOUND: Glossary of Composite Terms [home, info]
  3. Compound: /Chocolate Glossary [home, info]
  4. Compound: Explosives [home, info]
  5. COMPOUND: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]
  6. Compound: Fiberglass Glossary [home, info]
  7. Compound: Oil Analysis [home, info]
  8. compound: Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool [home, info]
  9. COMPOUND: Power Engineering [home, info]
  10. compound: Washington State Definitions and Abbreviations of Vetrinary Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (compound)

noun:  an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)
noun:  a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts
noun:  (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
verb:  calculate principal and interest
verb:  combine so as to form a whole; mix ("Compound the ingredients")
verb:  create by mixing or combining
verb:  put or add together
verb:  make more intense, stronger, or more marked
adjective:  of leaf shapes; of leaves composed of several similar parts or lobes
adjective:  consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts ("Soap is a compound substance")
adjective:  composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony

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