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English definition of “composition”

composition

noun [C or U] (PIECE OF WRITING)    /ˌkɒm.pəˈzɪʃ.ən/ US  /ˌkɑːm-/ old-fashioned
B1 a short piece of writing about a particular subject , done by a student : a 200-word compositionPapers and compositions
(Definition of composition noun (PIECE OF WRITING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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