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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 com·post /ˈkɑmˌpost, ||ˌpɑst/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·post n.
 1. A mixture; a compound. [R.]
    A sad compost of more bitter than sweet.   --Hammond.
 2. Agric. A mixture for fertilizing land; esp., a composition of various substances (as muck, mold, lime, and stable manure) thoroughly mingled and decomposed, as in a compost heap.
 And do not spread the compost on the weeds
 To make them ranker.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·post, v. t.
 1. To manure with compost.
 2. To mingle, as different fertilizing substances, in a mass where they will decompose and form into a compost.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a mixture of decaying vegetation and manure; used as a
      v : convert to compost; "compost organic debris"