verb (used without object)
- the rolling stock, exclusive of the locomotive, making up a train.
- a record made of this rolling stock.
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“Missions” essentially consist of annihilating all means of transportation in small, vaguely Middle Eastern/African cities.I Am The Hague! Sylvester Stallone's 'Expendable' Wet Dream|Amy Zimmerman|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though the rings look solid, they consist of a huge number of icy particles that reflect sunlight back.Chariklo, a Minor Planet Nicknamed a “Centaur,” Discovered to Have Rings|Matthew R. Francis|April 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Yes, there are dissidents and maybe they consist of one percent or two percent of the population,” he told PBS in 1999.
His suggestion: “a telepathy shield” that “would consist of a thin metal foil around the brain.”
Arnold said her ten plaintiffs are just the ones they named, and she “expects the class to consist of over 100,000 people.”Better Call Rosemarie! Meet the Lawyer Suing Christie Over Bridgegate|Olivia Nuzzi|January 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The differences in the three great makers seems to be now decided to consist in fullness of tone and quantity of power.Violins and Violin Makers|Joseph Pearce
They consist of a more or less dense network of hyph and numerous round or oval refractive spores.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The group appeared to consist of three islands, all low and of small size.
They both consist of naked, inhospitable masses of rock, and serve at most as resting places for a few gulls.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
We are told their ideas of government consist in believing that implicit obedience is due both to king and priests.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham