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Definition of Constituent

Constituent
Constituent Con*stit"u*ent, a. [L. constituens, -entis, p. pr. See Constitute.] 1. Serving to form, compose, or make up; elemental; component. Body, soul, and reason are the three parts necessarily constituent of a man. --Dryden. 2. Having the power of electing or appointing. A question of right arises between the constituent and representative body. --Junius.
Constituent
Constituent Con*stit"u*ent, n. 1. The person or thing which constitutes, determines, or constructs. Their first composure and origination require a higher and nobler constituent than chance. --Sir M. Hale 2. That which constitutes or composes, as a part, or an essential part; a component; an element. We know how to bring these constituents together, and to cause them to form water. --Tyndall. 3. One for whom another acts; especially, one who is represented by another in a legislative assembly; -- correlative to representative. The electors in the district of a representative in Congress, or in the legislature of a State, are termed his constituents. --Abbot. To appeal from the representatives to the constituents. --Macaulay. 4. (Law) A person who appoints another to act for him as attorney in fact. --Burrill.

Meaning of Constituent from wikipedia

- Constituent or constituency may refer to: Electoral district or constituency Constituent (politics), an individual voter within an electoral district (constituency)...
- of the kingdom—the Netherlands, Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten—are constituent countries (landen in Dutch) and parti****te on a basis of equality as...
- A constituent ****embly or constitutional ****embly is a body or ****embly of po****rly elected representatives composed for the purpose of drafting or adopting...
- syntactic analysis, a constituent is a word or a group of words that functions as a single unit within a hierarchical structure. The constituent structure of sentences...
- The Constituent ****embly of India was elected to write the Constitution of India. Following India's independence from Great Britain in 1947, its members...
- do****ents and events relevant to the status of the United Kingdom and its constituent countriesTreaty of Union1706Acts of Union1707Wales and Berwick Act1746Irish...
- sovereign states, inhabited dependent territories and, in some cases, constituent countries of sovereign states, with inclusion within the list being primarily...
- south by Germany. The Kingdom of Denmark also comprises two autonomous constituent countries in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland...
- A constituent state is a territorial and constitutional entity forming part of a sovereign state. A constituent state holds administrative jurisdiction...
- also referred to as a subnational entity, statoid[citation needed], constituent unit, or country subdivision, is a portion of a country or other region...
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