Com*po"sure (?), n. [From Compose.]
The act of composing, or that which is composed; a composition.
Signor Pietro, who had an admirable way both of composure [in music] and teaching.
Orderly adjustment; disposition.
Various composures and combinations of these corpuscles.
Frame; make; temperament.
His composure must be rare indeed
Whom these things can not blemish.
A settled state; calmness; sedateness; tranquillity; repose.
"We seek peace and composure
When the passions . . . are all silent, the mind enjoys its most perfect composure.
A combination; a union; a bond.
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