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English definition of “make-up”

make-up

noun [S]    
the different people who together form a group , or the different things that something consists of: Changes in age discrimination legislation have affected both the make-up of the workforce and business in general . The rating system is based on complex algorithms that analyse the nutritional make-up of a food item and then assign it a score .
(Definition of make-up noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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