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non compos

[non kom-puh s] /ˈnɒn ˈkɒm pəs/
noun, Informal.
Origin
1620-1630
1620-30
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non compos

modifier

Not in control of the mind • Short for Latin non compos mentis (1628+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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