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Definitions of constituent:
  • noun:   (grammar) a word or phrase or clause forming part of a larger grammatical construction
  • noun:   a member of a constituency; a citizen who is represented in a government by officials for whom he or she votes
    Example: "Needs continued support by constituents to be re-elected"
  • noun:   an artifact that is one of the individual parts of which a composite entity is made up; especially a part that can be separated from or attached to a system
    Example: "A component or constituent element of a system"
  • noun:   an abstract part of something
    Example: "Two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony"

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