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Origin of constituent
OTHER WORDS FROM constituentcon·stit·u·ent·ly, adverbnon·con·stit·u·ent, adjective, nounpre·con·stit·u·ent, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for constituent
But he is saying something simple: Nations, institutions, companies, and so on do not act; their constituent individuals do.
He described talking to a constituent who asked if “they are going to put those immigrants in the FEMA camps.”
“If you have to go back to 1860 to talk to constituent groups, you have a problem,” Harrison said.Democrats March on the South to Hold Senate Majority in 2014|David Freedlander|October 31, 2013|DAILY BEAST
You can take their tunes apart like a Swiss watch, and the complexity of the constituent parts is what dazzles you.J.J. Cale, Dead at 74, Was a Songwriter Beyond Compare|Malcolm Jones|July 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He probably only goes to constituent meetings where they cheer on his desperate antics.Michael Tomasky on How John McCain Humiliated Himself on Susan Rice|Michael Tomasky|November 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A constituent part of a species of gum which comes from Bassora, as also of gum tragacanth, and of some gum resins.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
That they were constituent members of the great Sanhedrim, appears, 2 Chron.A Vindication of the Presbyteriall-Government and Ministry|Ministers and Elders of the London Provinciall Assembly
All constituent parts should be reasonably light and easy to handle.Cottage Building in Cob, Pis, Chalk and Clay|Clough Williams-Ellis
They prepared the dissolution of the Constituent Assembly and they wanted to place the Congress before the accomplished fact.Bolshevism|John Spargo
Was it the error of those principles—was it the fault of the Constituent Assembly?History of the Girondists, Volume I|Alphonse de Lamartine