verb (used with object), con·sti·tut·ed, con·sti·tut·ing.
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While the network would not confirm the number of positive cases, a representative said the cases this month do not constitute an outbreak.Despite precautions, CBS headquarters reports 15 coronavirus cases amid nationwide surge|Jeremy Barr|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
I then looked at all schools within the Zip codes that constitute each bucket.Schools are not spreading covid-19. This new data explains why.|Emily Oster|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
If the trend continues, it will constitute the largest movement of climate migrants in Asia and, indeed, one of the largest in the world.
“Google’s technical integration of its own specialised search services into its near monopoly general search service continues to constitute a clear abuse of dominance,” they argue in the letter to Vestager.Act now before Google kills us, 135-strong coalition of startups warns EU antitrust chief|Natasha Lomas|November 12, 2020|TechCrunch
“I have believed for some time now that the newly constituted commission should have staff leadership of its own choosing as it works to reform Maine’s system for delivering indigent legal services,” Pelletier said.Following Our Investigation, the Director of Maine’s Public Defense Agency Resigns|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor|November 5, 2020|ProPublica
The majority of the slabs that constituted the wall were demolished and used for highway gravel.
Labor essentially held its own through the 1980s and 1990s; in 2001, wages still constituted 49 percent of GDP.Henry Ford Understood That Raising Wages Would Bring Him More Profit|Daniel Gross|January 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Match.com CEO Sam Yagan will serve as CEO of the newly constituted Match group.
Back then, minorities constituted 17 percent of the voters who showed up on Election Day.Chris Christie Is No George W. Bush, and 2016 Is Definitely Not 2000|Peter Beinart|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Along with the proceeding itself, that seemingly minor deed constituted a small but important defeat for al Qaeda.Gripping His Koran, Anas al-Liby Has His Day in Court|Michael Daly|October 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Yet, so curiously constituted is the native mind, the blowing-up of the magazine was the final tocsin of revolt.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
He even felt a certain enjoyment in the discomfiture of the self-constituted posse of searchers for stolen goods.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The Imperial Parliament will never concede that right, nor will any Legislature similarly constituted.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
That God might be glorified immediately, the former was constituted; that he might be glorified mediately, the latter was founded.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
These men composed a self-constituted tribunal to award life or instant death to those brought before them.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott