Com"post (?; 277), n.[OF.
compost, fr. L. compositus, p. p. See
Composite.] 1. A mixture; a
A sad compost of more bitter than
2. (Agric.) A mixture for
fertilizing land; esp., a composition of various substances (as
muck, mold, lime, and stable manure) thoroughly mingled and
decomposed, as in a compost heap.
And do not spread the compost on the
To make them ranker.
Com"post, v. t. 1.
To manure with compost.
2. To mingle, as different fertilizing
substances, in a mass where they will decompose and form into a