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  Definition of Complement
  1. something added to complete or make perfect; "a fine wine is a perfect complement to the dinner"
  2. either of two parts that mutually complete each other
  3. a word or phrase used to complete a grammatical construction
  4. number needed to make up whole force; "a full complement of workers"
  5. a complete number or quantity; "a full complement"
  6. one of a series of enzymes in the blood serum that are part of the immune response
  7. make complete or perfect; supply what is wanting or form the complement to; "I need some pepper to complement the sweet touch in the soup"
Similar Words: full complement

 

Hyponyms: ship's company, company

 

Part Meronyms: immune response, immune reaction, immunologic response

 

 
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