[ kon-sti-too-shuh-nl, -tyoo- ]
/ ˌkɒn stɪˈtu ʃə nl, -ˈtyu- /
of or relating to the constitution of a state, organization, etc.
subject to the provisions of such a constitution: a constitutional monarchy.
provided by, in accordance with, or not prohibited by, such a constitution: the constitutional powers of the president; a law held to be constitutional by the Supreme Court.
belonging to or inherent in the character or makeup of a person's body or mind: a constitutional weakness for sweets.
pertaining to the constitution or composition of a thing; essential.
beneficial to one's constitution; healthful: constitutional exercise.
a walk or other mild exercise taken for the benefit of one's health.
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OTHER WORDS FROM constitutional
an·ti·con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivean·ti·con·sti·tu·tion·al·ly, adverbhy·per·con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivehy·per·con·sti·tu·tion·al·ly, adverb
non·con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivepro·con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivequa·si-con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivequa·si-con·sti·tu·tion·al·ly, adverbsu·per·con·sti·tu·tion·al, adjectivesu·per·con·sti·tu·tion·al·ly, adverb
Words nearby constitutional
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British Dictionary definitions for nonconstitutional
/ (ˌkɒnstɪˈtjuːʃənəl) /
denoting, characteristic of, or relating to a constitution
authorized by or subject to a constitution
of or inherent in the physical make-up or basic nature of a person or thinga constitutional weakness
beneficial to one's general physical wellbeing
a regular walk taken for the benefit of one's health
Derived forms of constitutionalconstitutionally, adverb
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Medical definitions for nonconstitutional
[ kŏn′stĭ-tōō′shə-nəl ]
Of or relating to one's physical makeup.
Of or proceeding from the basic structure or nature of a person or thing; inherent.
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