comprise comprise  /kəm ˈpraɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) be composed of
  2. (v) include or contain; have as a component
  3. (v) form or compose

Usage(s):

  • These few men and women comprise his entire army.

News

  1. Kaleida workers give strike approval

    Since Monday, over 7,000 Kaleida Health employees who comprise three separate unions have cast ballots on whether to authorize on strike. Wednesday night, the votes were tallied.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WIVB Buffalo

  2. NEWS: Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millennium Girl Coming to 3DS This Fall in North America 

    Two full adventures comprise this latest game in the series. Etrian Odyssey Untold: The Millenium Girl is out on Nintendo 3DS this fall in North America, launching simultaneously at retail and on the eShop. This game, the fifth entry in Atlus' handheld RPG series, contains two complete adventures. The primary story mode explores the origins of the Yggdrasil Tree and features, for the first time ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Nintendo World Report

  3. Do parasites upset food web theory?

    Parasites comprise a large proportion of the diversity of species in every ecosystem, but are rarely included in analyses or models of food webs. If parasites play different roles from other predators and prey, however, their inclusion could fundamentally alter our understanding of how food webs are organized. A new article has shown that including parasites does alter the structure of food webs ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Science Daily

Quotes

  1. "I'm excited about the players who comprise this team," Krzyzewski said. "Our team has excellent athleticism and great versatility. We have players who are experienced in the international game thanks to the last two summers' training and...
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Mike Krzyzewski Source: Sports Network

  2. "If any US attorney were removed because of a public corruption investigation or prosecution, this could well comprise obstruction of justice," said Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif.
    on Mar 19, 2007 By: Dianne Feinstein Source: Forbes

  3. "I remain convinced we ought to change the government and that means changing the two parties that comprise the present coalition. So I don't look forward to the prospect of Labour being asked to put Fianna Fail back in office," said Rabbitte,...
    on May 24, 2007 By: Pat Rabbitte Source: International Herald Tribune

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integral integral
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