The definition of composite is made up of many parts.(adjective)
An example of something composite is a puzzle.
A composite is defined as something made up of multiple parts.(noun)
An example of a composite is a mixture with many liquids in it.
See composite in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L compositus, pp. of componere, to put together < com-, together + ponere, to place: see position
See composite in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin compositus
Origin: , past participle of compōnere, to put together; see component.
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