Examples of compendium in a Sentence
a one-volume compendium of information
He published a compendium of folk tales.
Recent Examples of compendium from the Web
Sunday's match was not one for the Greatest Hits compendium; but an honest effort and a champion’s ability to elevate her game when the situation called for it.
The idea of turning the permanent collection into a compendium of temporary shows attempts to solve a problem of underutilized assets.
Begley’s created a vast visual compendium of the nation’s jails and prisons, comprising more than 5,300 aerial images that offer a compelling metaphor for the rapid expansion of the American prison system.
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COMPENDIUM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of compendium for English Language Learners
: a collection of things (such as photographs, stories, facts, etc.) that have been gathered together and presented as a group especially in the form of a book
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