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

 com·pline /ˈkɑmplən, ˌplaɪn/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Com·pline, Com·plin  n.  Eccl. The last division of the Roman Catholic breviary; the seventh and last of the canonical hours of the Western church; the last prayer of the day, to be said after sunset.
    The custom of godly man been to shut up the evening with a compline of prayer at nine of the night.   --Hammond.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : last of the seven canonical hours just before retiring [syn: