Meaning of “consistency” in the English Dictionary

"consistency" in British English

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consistencynoun

uk /kənˈsɪs.tən.si/ us /kənˈsɪs.tən.si/ also consistence, /kənˈsɪs.təns/

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

"consistency" in American English

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consistencynoun

us /kənˈsɪs·tən·si/

consistency noun (THICKNESS)

[ C/U ] the quality expressing how thick or firm a mixture is, esp. a liquid:

[ C ] It had a consistency like that of thick glue.

consistency noun (NO VARIETY)

[ U ] the state or condition of always happening or behaving in the same way:

The team’s success will depend on the consistency of its pitching.

(Definition of “consistency” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)