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components definition

components


 
  Grep  of  noun  component 
  component 
  component  part 
 
  Overview  of  noun  component 
 
  The  noun  component  has  3  senses  (first  3  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (22)  component,  constituent,  element,  factor,  ingredient  --  (an  abstract  part  of  something:  "jealousy  was  a  component  of  his  character";  "two  constituents  of  a  musical  composition  are  melody  and  harmony";  "the  grammatical  elements  of  a  sentence";  "a  key  factor  in  her  success";  "humor:  an  effective  ingredient  of  a  speech") 
  2.  (10)  part  portion,  component  part  component  --  (something  determined  in  relation  to  something  that  includes  it  "he  wanted  to  feel  a  part  of  something  bigger  than  himself";  "I  read  a  portion  of  the  manuscript";  "the  smaller  component  is  hard  to  reach") 
  3.  (6)  component,  constituent,  element  --  (an  artifact  that  is  one  of  the  individual  parts  of  which  a  composite  entity  is  made  up  especially  a  part  that  can  be  separated  from  or  attached  to  a  system:  "spare  components  for  cars";  "a  component  or  constituent  element  of  a  system") 
 
  Overview  of  noun  component 
 
  The  noun  component  has  3  senses  (first  3  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (22)  component,  constituent,  element,  factor,  ingredient  --  (an  abstract  part  of  something:  "jealousy  was  a  component  of  his  character";  "two  constituents  of  a  musical  composition  are  melody  and  harmony";  "the  grammatical  elements  of  a  sentence";  "a  key  factor  in  her  success";  "humor:  an  effective  ingredient  of  a  speech") 
  2.  (10)  part  portion,  component  part  component  --  (something  determined  in  relation  to  something  that  includes  it  "he  wanted  to  feel  a  part  of  something  bigger  than  himself";  "I  read  a  portion  of  the  manuscript";  "the  smaller  component  is  hard  to  reach") 
  3.  (6)  component,  constituent,  element  --  (an  artifact  that  is  one  of  the  individual  parts  of  which  a  composite  entity  is  made  up  especially  a  part  that  can  be  separated  from  or  attached  to  a  system:  "spare  components  for  cars";  "a  component  or  constituent  element  of  a  system") 



components definition