• Definition for "compound word"
    • A word composed of several stems. Examples include…
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compound word definition

  • noun:
    • A word composed of several stems. Examples include pancake, two-tone, and college coach – it could or might not have a place or hyphen.
    • See under substance, a.
  • adjective:
    • a word consists of a couple of terms; particularly, several words joined up with together by a hyphen.
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