in·​composite | \ (¦)in, ən+ \

Definition of incomposite

1 : lacking separable or distinguishable parts
2 of a number : prime

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History and Etymology for incomposite

Latin incompositus, from in- in- entry 1 + compositus, past participle of componere to put together

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“Incomposite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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