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compo

[kom-poh] /ˈkɒm poʊ/
noun, plural compos.
1.
composition material.
Origin
by shortening; cf. -o
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  • When some original compo has been lost, additional work is required to make a repair.
British Dictionary definitions for compo

compo

/ˈkɒmpəʊ/
noun (pl) -pos
1.
a mixture of materials, such as mortar, plaster, etc
2.
(Austral & NZ, informal) compensation, esp for injury or loss of work
adjective
3.
(military) intended to last for several days: compo rations, a compo pack
Word Origin
short for composition, compensation, composite
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compo

composition material
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