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 for In her complement
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Complement \Com"ple*ment\, n. [L. complementun: cf. F.
     compl['e]ment. See Complete, v. t., and cf. Compliment.]
     1. That which fills up or completes; the quantity or number
        required to fill a thing or make it complete.
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     2. That which is required to supply a deficiency, or to
        complete a symmetrical whole.
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              History is the complement of poetry.  --Sir J.
                                                    Stephen.
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     3. Full quantity, number, or amount; a complete set;
        completeness.
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              To exceed his complement and number appointed him
              which was one hundred and twenty persons. --Hakluyt.
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     4. (Math.) A second quantity added to a given quantity to
        make it equal to a third given quantity.
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     5. Something added for ornamentation; an accessory. [Obs.]
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              Without vain art or curious complements. --Spenser.
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     6. (Naut.) The whole working force of a vessel.
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     7. (Mus.) The interval wanting to complete the octave; -- the
        fourth is the complement of the fifth, the sixth of the
        third.
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     8. A compliment. [Obs.] --Shak.
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     Arithmetical compliment of a logarithm. See under
        Logarithm.
  
     Arithmetical complement of a number (Math.), the difference
        between that number and the next higher power of 10; as, 4
        is the complement of 6, and 16 of 84.
  
     Complement of an arc or Complement of an angle (Geom.),
        the difference between that arc or angle and 90[deg].
  
     Complement of a parallelogram. (Math.) See Gnomon.
  
     In her complement (Her.), said of the moon when represented
        as full.
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