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constitutionally

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adverb con·sti·tu·tion·al·ly \-ˈtü-shnə-lē, -ˈtyü-, -shə-nə-lē\

Definition of constitutionally

  1. 1 a :  in accordance with one's constitution <constitutionally unable to grasp subtleties> b :  in structure, composition, or constitution <despite repeated heatings the material remained constitutionally the same>

  2. 2 :  in accordance with a political constitution <was not constitutionally eligible to fill the office>



Examples of constitutionally

  1. <I'm afraid that I'm constitutionally incapable of carrying a tune.>



1742

First Known Use of constitutionally

1742


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