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compleat (kəmˈpliːt Pronunciation for compleat



  1. an archaic spelling of complete, used esp in the titles of handbooks, in imitation of The Compleat Angler by Izaak Walton

Example Sentences Including 'compleat'

He could have given you a compleat Dictionary of their Language, understanding and speaking it as well as his Mother Tongue.
Lisa Jardine THE CURIOUS LIFE OF ROBERT HOOKE: The Man who Measured London (2003)
The last chapter," A compleat guide to the transits of 2004 and 2012", details what to look for and how to make observations.
New Scientist (2004)


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