consist of

Definition of consist of

  1. :  to be formed or made up of (specified things or people) Breakfast consisted of cereal, fruit, and orange juice. Coal consists mostly of carbon. His wardrobe consists almost entirely of jeans and T-shirts. The crowd consisted mainly/largely of teenage girls.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  lie, reside

    :  exist, be

    :  to be capable of existing

  1. :  makeup or composition (as of coal sizes or a railroad train) by classes, types, or grades and arrangement

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to cast off or become cast off

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