Definition of "Compound" :
noun: an enclosure of residences and other building (especially in the Orient)
noun: a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts
noun: (chemistry) a substance formed by chemical union of two or more elements or ingredients in definite proportion by weight
verb: put or add together
verb: make more intense, stronger, or more marked
verb: combine so as to form a whole; mix
"Compound the ingredients."
verb: create by mixing or combining
verb: calculate principal and interest
adjective: composed of more than one part
"Compound leaves are composed of several lobes."
adjective: composed of many distinct individuals united to form a whole or colony
adjective: consisting of two or more substances or ingredients or elements or parts
"Soap is a compound substance."