consist of meaning


    Definition of consist of in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGconsists ofPRconsisting ofPT, PPconsisted ofPREcon-
    1. To be composed or made up of something.
      1. The body consists of cells.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • These specimens consist of a skull, two hemimandibles and several hind limb elements (fibula, astragalus, calcaneum, metatarsals, and phalanges).
      • The Golgi consists of a contiguous network of laterally linked ministacks positioned at the microtubule-organizing center.
      • Microlensed double-image quasars have sent a consistent message that the baryonic dark matter consists of a dark population of free-roaming planet mass objects.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Phrasal verbs
        • Phrasal verbs with particle (of)
      • Verbs
        • Phrasal verbs
          • Phrasal verbs with particle (of)
      Source: Wiktionary
       0 0

      Meaning of consist of for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "consist of" is a phrase, more specifically, a phrasal verb. It's also a verb, more specifically, a phrasal verb.
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile