Component vs. Aspect

Component vs. Aspect — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Component and Aspect

Componentnoun

A constituent element, as of a system.

Aspectnoun

A way in which something can be viewed by the mind

looked at all aspects of the situation.

Componentnoun

A part of a mechanical or electrical complex.

Aspectnoun

A characteristic or feature of something

a novel with many unusual aspects.

Componentnoun

(Mathematics) One of a set of two or more vectors having a sum equal to a given vector.

Aspectnoun

A particular look or facial expression; mien

"He was serious of aspect but wholly undistinguished" (Louis Auchincloss).
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Componentadjective

Being or functioning as a constituent or an ingredient.

Aspectnoun

Appearance to the eye, especially from a specific vantage point

"many small unsightly hillocks ... that had the aspect of graves" (Edgar Allan Poe).

Componentnoun

A smaller, self-contained part of a larger entity. Often refers to a manufactured object that is part of a larger device.

A CPU is a component of a computer.

Aspectnoun

A position facing or commanding a given direction; exposure

a building with a southern aspect.

Componentadjective

Making up a larger whole; as a component word.

Aspectnoun

A side or surface facing in a particular direction

the ventral aspect of the body.
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Componentadjective

Made up of smaller complete units in combination; as a component stereo.

Aspectnoun

The configuration of the stars, constellations, or planets in relation to one another.

Componentnoun

an abstract part of something;

jealousy was a component of his charactertwo constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmonythe grammatical elements of a sentencea key factor in her successhumor: an effective ingredient of a speech

Aspectnoun

This configuration, thought by astrologers to influence human affairs.

Componentnoun

something determined in relation to something that includes it;

he wanted to feel a part of something bigger than himselfI read a portion of the manuscriptthe smaller component is hard to reach

Aspectnoun

A property of verbs in which the action or state is related to the passage of time, especially in reference to completion, duration, or repetition.

Componentnoun

an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system;

spare components for carsa component or constituent element of a system

Aspectnoun

A set or category of verb forms indicating such a relation.

Aspectnoun

(Archaic) An act of looking or gazing.

Aspectnoun

Any specific feature, part, or element of something.

Aspectnoun

The way something appears when viewed from a certain direction or perspective.

Aspectnoun

The way something appears when considered from a certain point of view.

Aspectnoun

A phase or a partial, but significant view or description of something.

Aspectnoun

One's appearance or expression.

Aspectnoun

Position or situation with regard to seeing; that position which enables one to look in a particular direction; position in relation to the points of the compass.

The house has a southern aspect, i.e. a position which faces the south.

Aspectnoun

Prospect; outlook.

Aspectnoun

(grammar) A grammatical quality of a verb which determines the relationship of the speaker to the internal temporal flow of the event which the verb describes, or whether the speaker views the event from outside as a whole, or from within as it is unfolding.

Aspectnoun

(astrology) The relative position of heavenly bodies as they appear to an observer on earth; the angular relationship between points in a horoscope.

Aspectnoun

(obsolete) The act of looking at something; gaze.

Aspectnoun

(obsolete) Appearance to the eye or the mind; look; view.

Aspectnoun

(programming) In aspect-oriented programming, a feature or component that can be applied to parts of a program independent of any inheritance hierarchy.

Aspectverb

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Aspectverb

(Wicca) To channel a divine being.

Aspectverb

(obsolete) To look at.

Aspectnoun

a distinct feature or element in a problem;

he studied every facet of the question

Aspectnoun

a characteristic to be considered

Aspectnoun

the visual percept of a region;

the most desirable feature of the park are the beautiful views

Aspectnoun

the beginning or duration or completion or repetition of the action of a verb

Aspectnoun

the expression on a person's face;

a sad expressiona look of triumphan angry face