Compound (Rest)

Business / Machine Shop / Compound (Rest): The part of a lathe set on the carriage that carries the tool post and holder. It is designed to swing in any direction and to provide feed for turning short angles or tapers.

Other Words for Compound

Compound Noun Synonyms: put together, combine, mix, concoct, compose, make (up), formulate, blend
Compound Verb Synonyms: blend, merge, coalesce, combine, unite, fuse or also fuze, come or go together
Compound Adjective Synonyms: composite, blend, synthesis, combination, consolidation, parasynthesis, parathesis, mixture, amalgam, alloy, merging, merger, mix
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Discrete Compounding

Business / Finance / Discrete Compounding: An adjustment of a stock's price as speculators bid the price up or down in anticipation of news about the company, whether good or bad. MORE

Glazing Compound

Life Style / Painting / Glazing Compound: Putty used to set glass in window frames and to fill nail holes and cracks. MORE

Inorganic Compound

Science / Chemistry / Inorganic Compound: A compound that does not contain carbon chemically bound to hydrogen. Carbonates, bicarbonates, carbides, and carbon oxides are considered inorganic compounds, even though they contain carbon. MORE

Ionic Compound

Science / Chemistry / Ionic Compound: A compound made of distinguishable cations and anions, held together by electrostatic forces. MORE

Covalent Compound

Science / Chemistry / Covalent Compound: A compound made of molecules- not ions. The atoms in the compound are bound together by shared electrons. Also called a molecular compound. MORE

Continuous Compounding

Business / Finance / Continuous Compounding: Under ERISA, a firm is liable to its pension plan participants for up to 39% of the net worth of the firm. MORE

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