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Definition 1: the act of forming or establishing something - [noun denoting act]

Samples where constitution or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the constitution of a PTA group last year
  • it was the establishment of his reputation
  • he still remembers the organization of the club

Synonyms for constitution in the sense of this definition

(constitution is a kind of ...) the act of starting something

"he was responsible for the beginning of negotiations"

(... is a kind of constitution ) act of forming labor unions

"the issue underlying the strike was unionization"

(... is a kind of constitution ) the organization of a nation or economy on the basis of collectivism

(... is a kind of constitution ) the organization of a nation of the basis of communism

(... is a kind of constitution ) the act of constituting a political unity out of a number of separate states or colonies or provinces so that each member retains the management of its internal affairs

(... is a kind of constitution ) the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies

"the British colonization of America"

Definition 2: a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for constitution in the sense of this definition

(constitution is an instance of ...) a warship that was powered by sails and equipped with many heavy guns; not built after the middle of the 19th century

Definition 3: the way in which someone or something is composed - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for constitution in the sense of this definition

(constitution is a kind of ...) a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class

"a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"

(... is a kind of constitution ) the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts

"artists must study the structure of the human body" "the structure of the benzene molecule"

(... is a kind of constitution ) what an organism looks like as a consequence of the interaction of its genotype and the environment

(... is a kind of constitution ) the particular alleles at specified loci present in an organism

(... is a kind of constitution ) the physical composition of something (especially with respect to the size and shape of the small constituents of a substance)

"breadfruit has the same texture as bread" "sand of a fine grain" "fish with a delicate flavor and texture" "a stone of coarse grain"

(... is a kind of constitution ) the appearance of the chromosomal makeup of a somatic cell in an individual or species (including the number and arrangement and size and structure of the chromosomes)

Definition 4: law determining the fundamental political principles of a government - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for constitution in the sense of this definition

(constitution is a kind of ...) legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity

"there is a law against kidnapping"

(... is an instance of constitution) the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states

(constitution belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

Definition 5: the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for constitution in the sense of this definition

(constitution is an instance of ...) law determining the fundamental political principles of a government

(constitution is a part of ...) a legal expression in the United States Constitution that allows the Senate to constrain the President's powers of appointment and treaty-making

(constitution is a part of ...) a statement of fundamental rights and privileges (especially the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution)

(constitution is a part of ...) an amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1868; extends the guarantees of the Bill of Rights to the states as well as to the federal government

(constitution is a part of ...) an amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1920; prohibited the manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages; repealed in 1932

(constitution is a part of ...) an amendment to the Constitution of the United States adopted in 1920; guarantees that no state can deny the right to vote on the basis of sex

(constitution belongs to category ...) the collection of rules imposed by authority

"civilization presupposes respect for the law" "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"

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