Consist of

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Definition

to consist of: to be made up of, to include, to contain, to incorporate, to comprise of, to be composed of
verb
A gin tonic consists of gin, tonic, lemon and ice.

Examples

  • "Today, all I got to eat was a lettuce leaf with a slug trail on it and a "fruit salad" consisting of a banana, an apple, and a tooth."
  • "The American diet often consists of large portions of food high in saturated fat."

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