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constitution

noun  /ˌkɑn·stɪˈtu·ʃən/ us  

constitution noun (LAWS)

[C] politics & government the set of political principles by which a place or organization is governed, or the written document that records it: The first ten amendments to the Constitution of the United States are called the Bill of Rights. US history, [C] politics & government The Constitution of the United States is a document that establishes the basic rules and laws of the American government.

constitution noun (HEALTH)

[C usually sing] a person’s physical condition, esp. as shown by strength and staying well: a weak constitution
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