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complement
used in Oryx and Crake

2 uses
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Definition
add to something to make it better or complete

or more rarely:

a quantity of something that is considered complete
  • He gathered together some supplies — not too much, not too heavy, he'd have to carry it all — and loaded up his spraygun with the full complement of virtual bullets.
    p. 350.8
  • First they went to Decor Botanicals, where a team of five seniors was developing Smart Wallpaper that would change colour on the walls of your room to complement your mood.
    p. 201.7

There are no more uses of "complement" in Oryx and Crake.

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