Definition of constitution
- a hearty constitution
- the constitution of society
- before the constitution of civil laws
The state's constitution has strict rules about what tax money can be used for.
Members of the club have drafted a new constitution.
The state's original constitution is on display at the museum.
He has a robust constitution.
Only animals with strong constitutions are able to survive the island's harsh winters.
What is the molecular constitution of the chemical?
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