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Definitions of consist:
  • verb:   be composed of
    Example: "What does this dish consist of?"
  • verb:   be consistent in form, tenor, or character; be congruous
    Example: "Desires are to be satisfied only so far as consists with an approved end"
  • verb:   have its essential character; be comprised or contained in; be embodied in
    Example: "The payment consists in food"
  • verb:   originate (in)

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