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constituent
used in The War of the Worlds

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a part of something

generally used in the specific sense of someone who is represented by another — especially a voter represented by a politician
  • Spectrum analysis of the black powder points unmistakably to the presence of an unknown element with a brilliant group of three lines in the green, and it is possible that it combines with argon to form a compound which acts at once with deadly effect upon some constituent in the blood.
    2.10 — Book 2 Chapter 10 — The Epilogue (20% in)

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