con·​sis·​tence | \ kən-ˈsi-stən(t)s How to pronounce consistence (audio) \

Definition of consistence

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Examples of consistence in a Sentence

the mixture should have the consistence of pancake batter
Recent Examples on the Web That reddish-brown substance, which is now about the consistence of cake batter, is turned into a rectangular hole in the ground lined with several layers of more used sheets., 17 Dec. 2020 Buckner’s eight tackles, sack, fumble recovery and forced fumble reflect his consistence dominance. Cam Inman, The Mercury News, 23 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of consistence

1601, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of consistence was in 1601

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“Consistence.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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