|n.||1.||One who, or that which, compounds or mixes; |
|2.||One who attempts to bring persons or parties to terms of agreement, or to accomplish ends by compromises.|
|3.||One who compounds a debt, obligation, or crime.|
|4.||One at a university who pays extraordinary fees for the degree he is to take.|
|5.||(Eng. Hist.) A Jacobite who favored the restoration of James II, on condition of a general amnesty and of guarantees for the security of the civil and ecclesiastical constitution of the realm.|
COMPOUNDER, in Louisiana. He who makes a composition. An amicable compounder is one who has undertaken by the agreement of the parties to compound or settle differences. between them. Code of Pract. of Lo. art. 444.