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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • transitive verb To compose again; reorganize or rearrange.
  • transitive verb To restore to composure; calm.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Specifically, in optics, to recombine, as the dispersed or scattered constituents of a complex beam of light.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To compose again; to form anew; to put together again or repeatedly.
  • transitive verb To restore to composure; to quiet anew; to tranquilize.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb to compose again

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