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constituent
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Definition
a part of something

generally used in the specific sense of someone who is represented by another — especially a voter represented by a politician
  • Ebola attacks connective tissue with particular ferocity; it multiplies in collagen, the chief constituent protein of the tissue that holds the organs together.
    p. 105.7

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