noncompos

noun
non·​com·​pos | \ (ˈ)nän¦kämpəs \
plural noncomposes or noncomposses\ -​sə̇z \

Definition of noncompos

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a person who is non compos mentis

non compos

adjective
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Definition of non compos (Entry 2 of 2)

: non compos mentis they'll say you're non compos— Kenneth Roberts

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History and Etymology for noncompos

Noun

Latin non compos (in the phrase non compos mentis)

Adjective

Latin non compos (in the phrase non compos mentis)

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“Noncompos.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noncompos. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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