Definition Comprise

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Definition

to comprise: to include, to encompass, to incorporate
verb
The United Kingdom is comprised of Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and England. It incorporates these four countries.

to be comprised of: to be composed of, to be made up of, to encompass, to consist of
verb
Luna's vegetarian dishes are often comprised of tofu and lentils. Her meals often consist of these ingredients.

Examples

  • "I was under the impression that the country is comprised of mostly plateaus and deserts."
  • "Day 13 : Horatio has constructed a small tent near the ovens, comprised mainly of asparagus and T-Bone steaks."

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