Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Complementary (Page: 290)

Com`ple*men"ta"ry (?), a. Serving to fill out or to complete; as, complementary numbers. Complementary colors. See under Color. -- Complementary angles (Math.), two angles whose sum is 90\'f8.


Complementary (Page: 290)

Com`ple*men"ta*ry, n. [See Complimentary.] One skilled in compliments. [Obs.] B. Jonson.