Definition of Complement. Meaning of Complement. Synonyms of Complement

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Definition of Complement

Complement
Complement Com"ple*ment, v. t. 1. To supply a lack; to supplement. [R.] 2. To compliment. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor.

Meaning of Complement from wikipedia

- Bitwise complement Orthogonal complement Radix complement and diminished radix complement, as used in the method of complements Complemented lattice Schur...
- The complement system, also known as complement cascade, is a part of the immune system that enhances (complements) the ability of antibodies and phagocytic...
- Two's complement is a mathematical operation on binary numbers, and is an example of a radix complement. It is used in computer science as the most common...
- In set theory, the complement of a set A, often denoted by Ac (or A′), is the set of elements not in A. When all sets under consideration are considered...
- In linguistics (especially generative grammar), complementizer or complementiser (glossing abbreviation: comp) is a functional category (part of speech)...
- In grammar, a complement is a word, phrase, or clause that is necessary to complete the meaning of a given expression. Complements are often also arguments...
- In mathematics and computing, the method of complements is a technique to encode a symmetric range of positive and negative integers in a way that they...
- The ones' complement of a binary number is the value obtained by inverting all the bits in the binary representation of the number (swapping 0s and 1s)...
- In genetics, complementation occurs when two strains of an organism with different homozygous recessive mutations that produce the same mutant phenotype...
- mathematics, the knot complement of a tame knot K is the space where the knot isn't. If a knot is embedded in the 3-sphere, then the complement is the 3-sphere...