Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A component is one part that connects to other parts.

Examples: (noun) 600 million years ago, oxygen became a major component of the atmosphere. (noun) Exercise is also an important component of a healthy diet.

Synonyms: nouns: element, factor, ingredient.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 3 E