compost: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kom'pōst), [key]
- a mixture of various decaying organic substances, as dead leaves or manure, used for fertilizing soil.
- a composition; compound.
- to use in compost; make compost of: to compost manure and kitchen scraps.
- to apply compost to (soil).
- to make compost: Shredded leaves will compost easily.
- compost (Thesaurus)