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

Made up of (something); consisting of (something). Your grade is comprised of several factors, such as homework, projects, and test scores. This paint is actually comprised of several natural ingredients.
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comprised of someone or something

made up of someone or something. (The use of of after comprise is regarded as bad grammar by some.) The committee was comprised of representatives from all areas. The dessert was comprised of a number of different delicious substances.
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At the governorates level, Governorate of Muscat and Governorate of North Al Batinah registered the highest number of births, comprising 42.6% of the total births while Governorate of Musandam and Governorate of Al Wusta recorded the lowest by 1.8%.
At the governorates level, Governorate of Muscat and Governorate of North Al Batinah registered the highest number of births, comprising 42.6 per cent of the total births while Governorate of Musandam and Governorate of Al Wusta recorded the lowest of 1.8 per cent.
Similarly the appeals pending in the appellate tribunal comprising Justice Nasir Saeed Sheikh and Justice Shahid Waheed had been transferred to appellate tribunal comprising Justice Rauf Ahmed Sheikh and Justice Mamoon Rashid Sheikh.
Minerals are inorganic elements comprising about 4% of body mass, and are intrinsic to the function and structure of every tissue.
10,076,474 B2; Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH, has patented an aerosol antiperspirant composition that contains a propellant and an antiperspirant composition comprising one or more liquid materials comprising non-volatile polydimethyl siloxane fluid; an antiperspirant active particulate; one or more non-antiperspirant active particulates that are substantially inert.
The trading value at the end of July 2013 stood at (RO 164.557.7), comprising a decline by (6.1%) compared to the previous month, which stood at (RO 175.357.000).
University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, PA) has patented pharmaceutical compositions that comprise a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier and either a therapeutically effective amount of an ECM-binding fragment of Ang-1 protein that comprises specified sequences or a homologous peptide thereof and pharmaceutical compositions that comprise a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier and a vector comprising a nucleic acid molecule that comprises the nucleotide sequence that encodes an ECM-binding fragment of Ang-1 protein that comprises specified sequences or a homologous peptide thereof are disclosed.
Since the completion of its initial public offering in May 1995, Reckson has acquired or contracted to acquire approximately $500 million of properties comprising approximately 7.1 million square feet of space.
10,028,895 B2; L'Oreal, Paris, has patented a method for preparing an emulsion, that comprises preparing an O/W dispersion comprising at least one cationic surface active adsorbed to the oil-water interface such that oil droplets have a cationic surface; preparing a solution comprising at least one dissolved silicate salt; adjusting the pH of the solution with the one dissolved silicate salt to a range of 6.0 to about 9.0 to create anionic complexes; mixing the O/W dispersion and the solution such that the anionic complexes are attracted to the cationic surface of the oil droplets, resulting in encapsulated oil droplets.
Key statement: The present invention relates to a tire having as a member a rubber composition comprising (a) 100 mass parts of a rubber component comprising at least one selected from a natural rubber and a diene base synthetic rubber, (b) silica having a nitrogen-absorbing specific surface area (N2SA) of 180 to 270 m2/g and 0.1 to 10.0 mass parts of (c) a partial ester compound of maleic anhydride and a (poly)oxypropylene derivative described above.
The NFC statistics pointed out that the number of passengers transported by the company's fleet amounted to 205,579 during 2015 compared to 92,724 passengers in 2014, comprising a growth exceeding 121%.
R 1--1C(0)--X-0)n--R2 wherein R I is an aliphatic hydrocarbyl moiety and is comprised of 3 to 24 carbon atoms, X is a divalent organic group comprising oxygen atoms and 2 to 8 carbon atoms, n is 1, and R2 is an organic group comprised of 3 to 24 carbon atoms and one carbonyl group; with the proviso that the coalescent does not include any aliphatic unsaturated carbon-carbon bonds; and wherein the coalescent has a volatile organic content of less than approximately 15% weight is nonreactive in the paint, and is dispersible in the paint to form a uniform mixture.
Preferably, said (poly)peptide construct consisting of at least two domains comprises a de-immunized autoreactive antigen or (a) fragment which is MOG or (a) fragment(s) thereof and a second domain comprising an effector molecule is an anti-CD3 receptor or an Fc-part of an immunoglobulin.
has been awarded a patent for a foaming antimicrobial dermal cleanser comprising a cationic active ingredient; a cationic compatible surfactant, wherein the cationic compatible surfactant is an alkyl amine oxide and/or an alkyl ether amine oxide; a foam boosting agent selected from the group consisting of glyceryl caprylate/caprate, sorbitan sesquicaprylate, phospholipids, polyethylene glycol dimethicone with methylesters, polyethylene glycol-7 glyceryl cocoate, capris/caprylic monoglycerides, hydrophobically-modified cationic polymers, and combinations thereof; a foam structure enhancing agent; a skin conditioning agent; and water.
Key statement: The present invention is directed to a rubber composition comprising: a functionalized elastomer comprising: a polymeric backbone chain derived from a monomer comprising at least one conjugated diene monomer and optionally at least one vinyl aromatic monomer; and a functional group bonded to the backbone chain, the functional group comprising a multidentate ligand capable of complexing with a metal ion; and a metal ion.