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English definition of “composition”

composition

noun     /ˌkɒmpəˈzɪʃən/
PARTS [U] the parts , substances , etc that something consists of: the composition of the atmosphere Comprising and consisting ofIncluding and containing
MUSIC [C] B2 a piece of music that someone has written: The children played their own compositions in the concert .Musical pieces
WRITING MUSIC [U] the process or skill of writing music : He taught composition at Yale .Writing, reading and studying music
WRITING [C, U] B1 a short piece of writing about a particular subject , done by a student Papers and compositions
ARRANGEMENT [U] the way that people or things are arranged in a painting or photograph Classifying and creating orderRepresentation in art and in general
(Definition of composition noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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