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English definition of “consistency”


noun [C or U] (SUBSTANCE)    /kənˈsɪs.tə (also consistence /kənˈsɪs.təns/)
the physical nature of a substance , especially a thick liquid , for example by being thick or thin , smooth or lumpy , etc.: She loved the creamy consistency of fresh paint . Melt the chocolate to a pouring (= easy to pour ) consistency.Straight, even and levelRough, irregular and uneven
(Definition of consistency noun (SUBSTANCE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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