Meaning of COMPONENT in English

COMPONENT

transcription, транскрипция: [ kəmpoʊnənt ]

( components)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.

1.

The components of something are the parts that it is made of.

Enriched uranium is a key component of a nuclear weapon...

The management plan has four main components...

They were automotive component suppliers to motor manufacturers.

N-COUNT

2.

The component parts of something are the parts that make it up.

Gorbachev failed to keep the component parts of the Soviet Union together...

Polish workers will now be making component parts for Boeing 757s.

ADJ : ADJ n

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