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consist of (something)

To be made up of (something). Your grade consists of several factors, such as homework, projects, and test scores.
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consist of someone or something

to include people or things; to be made up of people or things. This bread consists of flour, water, sugar, oil, and yeast. The U.S. Senate consists of two elected officials from each state.
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consist of

To have something as components; be made up of something: The English test consisted of four essays.
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The primary steel structure consists of 34 arches with a protective oversailing canopy grafted on to the structural steelwork.
It consists of 2700 Naco mechanisms which, disposed over the whole length of the building, operate 18 000 adjustable glass blades.
Kortan and his colleagues propose a tiling model for this allowy in which each layer consists of a framework of pentagonal rings made up largely of aluminum atoms, with either cobalt or copper atoms at the center of each ring.
Asia-Pacific consists of Australia, China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, India, and South Korea.
The global market consists of Asia-Pacific, Europe, and the Americas.
Market definition - The paints and coatings market consists of liquid- and powder-based paints, varnishes, and related products used for protective and decorative, industrial and automotive, specialty, or other purposes.
The global market consists of Europe, Asia-Pacific, the USA, Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela.
Group III will consist of 1,127 mortgage loans that have original balances that may or may not conform to Fannie Mae and/or Freddie Mac guidelines.
The property consists of seven one-story apartment buildings, four two-story apartment buildings, one single story leasing-office building and a clubhouse.
The Mooney Award consists of $3,000, a plaque and lifetime membership to the Rubber Division, plus $500 for travel expenses incurred to attend the awards ceremony.
For the purposes of this report Europe consists of UK, France, Germany, Italy ,Spain, Belgium, Netherlands, Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic.
Approximately 70% of the pool consists of loans secured by new vehicles.
Market Definition - The pharmaceuticals market consists of ethical drugs only and does not include consumer healthcare or animal healthcare.
The property consists of four contiguous parcels and buyers may bid on one or a combination of all parcels.
The mortgage pool consists of four separate loan groups.