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- n. Compages; consistency, solid structure; the compaction of parts into a whole.
- n. A compages; a unified complex whole formed from the compaction of parts.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as compages.
From Latin compages, from com- + root of pangere ‘to fasten’. (Wiktionary)