English-Norwegian translation of compound

Translation of the word compound from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

compound in Norwegian

generaladjective sammensatt
  linguisticsnoun sammensetning [u]
  chemistrynoun forening [u]
  constituteverb utgjøre, bli til, forme, sammensette
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1. compound - (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
  chemical, chemical substance material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
  chemical science, chemistry the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
  vanillin a crystalline compound found in vanilla beans and some balsam resins; used in perfumes and flavorings
  acceptor the person (or institution) who accepts a check or draft and becomes responsible for paying the party named in the draft when it matures
  adduct a compound formed by an addition reaction
  antiknock any of various compounds that are added to gasoline to reduce engine knocking
  acid street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
  arsenide a compound of arsenic with a more positive element
  hydrogen cyanide a highly poisonous gas or volatile liquid that smells like bitter almonds; becomes a gas at around 90 degree Fahrenheit and is most dangerous when inhaled; the anhydride of hydrocyanic acid; used in manufacturing
  anionic compound a compound characterized by an active anion
  alkali, base a mixture of soluble salts found in arid soils and some bodies of water; detrimental to agriculture
  binary compound chemical compound composed of only two elements
  taurine a colorless crystalline substance obtained from the bile of mammals
  chromogen a compound that can be converted to a pigment
  manganese tetroxide an oxide of manganese found naturally as hausmannite
  monomer a simple compound whose molecules can join together to form polymers
  ozonide any of a class of unstable chemical compounds resulting from the addition of ozone to a double bond in an unsaturated compound
  organic compound any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
  ammine a complex inorganic compound that contains ammonia molecules
  anhydride a compound formed from one or more other compounds in a reaction resulting in removal of water
  azide a chemical compound containing the azido group combined with an element or radical
  bitter principle any one of several hundred compounds having a bitter taste; not admitting of chemical classification
  buffer a cushion-like device that reduces shock due to an impact
  calcium-cyanamide, cyanamide a compound used as a fertilizer and as a source of nitrogen compounds
  carbonyl a compound containing metal combined with carbon monoxide
  carbon disulfide a toxic colorless flammable liquid (CS2); used in the manufacture of rayon and cellophane and carbon tetrachloride and as a solvent for rubber
  cofactor a substance (as a coenzyme) that must join with another to produce a given result
  cementite, iron carbide a chemical compound that is a constituent of steel and cast iron; very hard and brittle
  chloropicrin, nitrochloroform a heavy colorless insoluble liquid compound that causes tears and vomiting; used as a pesticide and as tear gas
  coordination compound, complex a conceptual whole made up of complicated and related parts; "the complex of shopping malls, houses, and roads created a new town"
  allomorph a variant phonological representation of a morpheme; "the final sounds of `bets' and `beds' and `horses' and `oxen' are allomorphs of the English plural morpheme"
  corrosive a substance having the tendency to cause corrosion (such a strong acids or alkali)
  aluminate a compound of alumina and a metallic oxide
  defoliant a chemical that is sprayed on plants and causes their leaves to fall off
  depilatory a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair
  derivative (linguistics) a word that is derived from another word; "`electricity' is a derivative of `electric'"
  dimer a compound whose molecules are composed of two identical monomers
  fixing agent, fixer a chemical compound that sets or fixes something (as a dye or a photographic image)
  flavone a colorless crystalline compound that is part of a number of white or yellow plant pigments
  formulation, preparation the style of expressing yourself; "he suggested a better formulation"; "his manner of expression showed how much he cared"
  enantiomer, enantiomorph either one of a pair of compounds (crystals or molecules) that are mirror images on each other but are not identical
  exotherm a compound that gives off heat during its formation and absorbs heat during its decomposition
  goitrogen any substance (such as thiouracil) that induces the formation of a goiter
  benzofuran, coumarone, cumarone a colorless oily compound extracted from coal tar and used in manufacturing synthetic resins
  synthetic, synthetic substance a compound made artificially by chemical reactions
  hydrate any compound that contains water of crystallization
  hydroxide a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group
  incense the pleasing scent produced when incense is burned; "incense filled the room"
  inorganic compound any compound that does not contain carbon
  repellant, repellent the power to repel; "she knew many repellents to his advances"
  repellant, repellent the power to repel; "she knew many repellents to his advances"
  iodocompound a compound containing the covalent iodine radical
  isomer a compound that exists in forms having different arrangements of atoms but the same molecular weight
  hydrated oxide, hydroxide a chemical compound containing the hydroxyl group
  menthol a lotion containing menthol which gives it the smell of mint
  nitrogen mustard a toxic compound resembling mustard gas in structure; important in cancer treatment
  nitride a compound containing nitrogen and a more electropositive element (such as phosphorus or a metal)
  oxide any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
  polymer a naturally occurring or synthetic compound consisting of large molecules made up of a linked series of repeated simple monomers
  preservative a chemical compound that is added to protect against decay or decomposition
  benzoquinone, quinone any of a class of aromatic yellow compounds including several that are biologically important as coenzymes or acceptors or vitamins; used in making dyes
  salt the taste experience when common salt is taken into the mouth
  caustic any chemical substance that burns or destroys living tissue
  nitrate any compound containing the nitrate group (such as a salt or ester of nitric acid)
  chloride any salt of hydrochloric acid (containing the chloride ion)
  heterocyclic, heterocyclic compound, heterocycle a compound containing a heterocyclic ring
  silicide any of various compounds of silicon with a more electropositive element or radical
  siloxane any of a large class of compounds that have alternate silicon and oxygen atoms
  solvate a compound formed by solvation (the combination of solvent molecules with molecules or ions of the solute)
  sternutator, sternutatory a chemical substance that causes sneezing and coughing and crying; "police used a sternutatory to subdue the mob"
  stripper a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
  sulfide, sulphide a compound of sulphur and some other element that is more electropositive
  telluride any binary compound of tellurium with other more electropositive elements
  tenderiser, tenderizer a substance (as the plant enzyme papain) applied to meat to make it tender
  tetrachloride any compound that contains four chlorine atoms per molecule
  triazine any of three isomeric compounds having three carbon and three nitrogen atoms in a six-membered ring
  u308, yellowcake an impure mixture of uranium oxides obtained during the processing of uranium ore
  enamel any smooth glossy coating that resembles ceramic glaze
  pregnanediol a compound found in women's urine during certain phases of the menstrual cycle and in the urine of pregnant women
2. compound - a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts
  whole an assemblage of parts that is regarded as a single entity; "how big is that part compared to the whole?"; "the team is a unit"
3. compound - an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)
  enclosure the act of enclosing something inside something else
1. compound - put or add together; "combine resources"
  add make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of; "We added two students to that dorm room"; "She added a personal note to her letter"; "Add insult to injury"; "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"
  totalise, totalize make into a total; "Can we totalize these different ideas into one philosophy?"
  recombine to combine or put together again
  mix add as an additional element or part; "mix water into the drink"
  synthesise, synthesize combine so as to form a more complex, product; "his operas synthesize music and drama in perfect harmony"; "The liver synthesizes vitamins"
2. compound - combine so as to form a whole; mix; "compound the ingredients"
  amalgamate, commix, mingle, unify, mix get involved or mixed-up with; "He was about to mingle in an unpleasant affair"
  incorporate, integrate unite or merge with something already in existence; "incorporate this document with those pertaining to the same case"
  heterodyne combine (a radio frequency wave) with a locally generated wave of a different frequency so as to produce a new frequency equal to the sum or the difference between the two
  sulfurette, sulphurette combine with sulfur
  carburet combine with carbon
3. compound - create by mixing or combining
  put together, tack together, assemble, piece, tack, set up create by putting components or members together; "She pieced a quilt"; "He tacked together some verses"; "They set up a committee"
4. compound - calculate principal and interest
  account, calculate furnish a justifying analysis or explanation; "I can't account for the missing money"
1. compound - composed of more than one part; "compound leaves are composed of several lobes; "compound flower heads"
  unsubdivided, simple unornamented; "a simple country schoolhouse"; "her black dress--simple to austerity"
  complex complicated in structure; consisting of interconnected parts; "a complex set of variations based on a simple folk melody"; "a complex mass of diverse laws and customs"
  rough not perfected; "a rough draft"; "a few rough sketches"
  smooth lacking obstructions or difficulties; "the bill's path through the legislature was smooth and orderly"
  phytology, botany the branch of biology that studies plants
  bilobate, bilobated, bilobed having two lobes; "a bilobate leaf"
  binate growing in two parts or in pairs; "binate leaves"
  bipartite involving two parts or elements; "a bipartite document"; "a two-way treaty"
  bipinnate of a leaf shape; having doubly pinnate leaflets (as ferns)
  bipinnatifid pinnatifid with the segments also pinnatifid
  cleft, dissected having one or more incisions reaching nearly to the midrib
  conjugate of an organic compound; containing two or more double bonds each separated from the other by a single bond
  decompound of a compound leaf; consisting of divisions that are themselves compound
  abruptly-pinnate, even-pinnate, paripinnate (of a leaf shape) pinnate with a pair of leaflets at the apex
  incised cut into with a sharp instrument
  lobed, lobate having deeply indented margins but with lobes not entirely separate from each other
  imparipinnate, odd-pinnate (a leaf shape) pinnate with a single leaflet at the apex
  palm-shaped, palmate of a leaf shape; having leaflets or lobes radiating from a common point
  palmatifid of a leaf shape; palmately cleft rather than lobed
  parted having a margin incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes
  pedate having or resembling a foot
  pinnate, pinnated (of a leaf shape) featherlike; having leaflets on each side of a common axis
  pinnatifid (of a leaf shape) cleft nearly to the midrib in broad divisions not separated into distinct leaflets
  pinnatisect (of a leaf shape) cleft nearly to the midrib in narrow divisions not separated into distinct leaflets
  quinquefoliate (of a leaf shape) having five leaflets
  radiate having rays or ray-like parts as in the flower heads of daisies
  ternate (of a leaf shape) consisting of three leaflets or sections
  trifoliate, trifoliated, trifoliolate (of a leaf shape) having three leaflets
  trilobate, trilobated, trilobed, three-lobed (of a leaf shape) divided into three lobes
  tripinnate, tripinnated (of a leaf shape) thrice pinnate
  tripinnatifid (of a leaf shape) bipinnatifid with segments pinnatifid
2. compound - consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts; "soap is a compound substance"; "housetop is a compound word"; "a blackberry is a compound fruit"
  complex complicated in structure; consisting of interconnected parts; "a complex set of variations based on a simple folk melody"; "a complex mass of diverse laws and customs"
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