Translation of "compound" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk /ˈkɒmpaʊnd/ us

a substance that is a combination of two or more elements

bileşim, karışım, terkip
Water is a compound of hydrogen and oxygen.

an area of land with a group of buildings surrounded by a fence or wall

etrafı duvarla çevrili arazi içinde büyük ev, malikhane, binalar topluluğu
a prison compound
GRAMMAR also compound noun/verb/adjective

a noun, verb, or adjective that is made by two or more words used together. For example, 'golf club' is a compound.

bileşik isim

(Translation of “compound noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)