Meaning of “consist of sth” in the English Dictionary


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consist of sth

phrasal verb with consist uk /kənˈsɪst/ us /kənˈsɪst/ verb

B1 to be made of or formed from something:

The team consists of four Europeans and two Americans.
It's a simple dish to prepare, consisting mainly of rice and vegetables.

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(Definition of “consist of sth” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)