Meaning of COMPLEMENTARY in English

COMPLEMENTARY

— complementariness , n.

/kom'pleuh men"teuh ree, -tree/ , adj., n., pl. complementaries .

adj.

1. forming a complement; completing.

2. complementing each other.

n.

3. See complementary color (def. 1).

[ 1590-1600; COMPLEMENT + -ARY ]

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