1. compliment a remark expressing praise and admiration
  2. complacent contented to a fault with oneself or one's actions
  3. complement something added to embellish or make perfect
  4. compliments a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare
  5. complementary angles two angles whose sum is a right angle
  6. complimentary expressing praise and admiration
  7. complementarity a relation between two opposite states or principles that together exhaust the possibilities
  8. complementary color either one of two chromatic colors that when mixed together give white (in the case of lights) or grey (in the case of pigments)
  9. complemental acting as or providing a complement
  10. complementary serving to fill out, enhance, or supply what is lacking
  11. complement fixation an immune response in which an antigen-antibody combination inactivates a complement (so it is unavailable to participate in a second antigen-antibody combination)
  12. complementary DNA single-stranded DNA that is complementary to messenger RNA or DNA that has been synthesized from messenger RNA by reverse transcriptase
  13. complementary medicine the practice of medicine that combines traditional medicine with alternative medicine
  14. plain clothes ordinary clothing as distinguished from uniforms, work clothes, clerical garb, etc.
  15. complementation (linguistics) a distribution of related speech sounds or forms in such a way that they only appear in different contexts
  16. complement fixation test a blood test in which a sample of serum is exposed to a particular antigen and complement in order to determine whether or not antibodies to that particular antigen are present; used as a diagnostic test
  17. compliance the act of submitting, usually surrendering power to another
  18. complacently in a self-satisfied manner
  19. implement a piece of equipment or a tool used for a specific purpose
  20. employment agency an agency that finds people to fill particular jobs or finds jobs for unemployed people