constituent
[kənˈstɪtjʊənt]
ADJECTIVE
  1. being a part of a whole.
    "the constituent minerals of the rock"
  2. being a voting member of an organization and having the power to appoint or elect.
    "the constituent body has a right of veto"
    • able to make or change a political constitution.
      "a constituent assembly"
NOUN
constituents (plural noun)
  1. a member of an area which elects a representative to a legislative body.
    "the MP is playing on his constituents' sense of regional identity to win votes"
    synonyms:
    voter · elector · member of the electorate · member of a constituency
  2. a component part of something.
    "the essential constituents of the human diet"
    synonyms:
    component · component part · ingredient · element · part · piece · bit ·
    integral part · unit · module · fragment · section · segment · portion · integrant
Origin
late 15th century (as a noun denoting a person who appoints another as agent): from Latin constituent- (partly via French constituant) ‘establishing, appointing’, from the verb constituere ( see constitute).
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the MP is playing on his constituents' sense of regional identity to win votes.
the election by universal franchise of a constituent assembly.
the essential constituents of the human diet.
the constituent body has a right of veto.
the constituent minerals of the rock.
a constituent assembly.
How to say constituent in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (ADJECTIVE)samestellende
Arabic (NOUN)التأسيسية, تأسيسية
(ADJECTIVE)المكونة, التأسيسي, مقومة, تأسيسي, المنشئة
Bangla উপকরণ
Bosnian (Latin) ustavotvorna
Bulgarian (ADJECTIVE)съставните, учредителното
(NOUN)съставна част
Cantonese (Traditional) 組成部分
Catalan (ADJECTIVE)component
Chinese Simplified 组成部分
Chinese Traditional 組成部分
Croatian (ADJECTIVE)konstitutivnih, sastavni
(NOUN)Ustavotvorna, sastojak
Czech (ADJECTIVE)ustavující, zřizujícím, složka
(NOUN)ústavodárného
Danish (ADJECTIVE)konstituerende, grundlovgivende, valgkreds, bestanddele
(NOUN)bestanddel, vælgere
Dutch (ADJECTIVE)constituerende, samenstellende, kiezer, kiesdistrict, bestanddelen
(NOUN)bestanddeel, grondwetgevende
Estonian (ADJECTIVE)komponendi
Fijian Sivenisa
Filipino manghahalal
Finnish (ADJECTIVE)osatekijän, ainesosana, vaikuttajien, perustuslakia
(NOUN)ainesosa
French (NOUN)constituante
(ADJECTIVE)constituant, verfassunggebende, électeur, fédérées
German (ADJECTIVE)konstituierenden, verfassungsgebenden
(NOUN)Bestandteil, Wähler
Greek (ADJECTIVE)συνιστών, συστατικό, ιδρυτική, συντακτικής
(NOUN)συντακτική
Hebrew המכוננת
Hindi (ADJECTIVE)घटक
(NOUN)संविधान
Hmong Daw tog neeg twg
Hungarian (NOUN)alkotmányozó
(ADJECTIVE)összetevőjeként, alkotó, tevő, létesítő
Icelandic búnaðarþing
Indonesian (ADJECTIVE)konstituen
Italian (ADJECTIVE)costituente, elettore
Japanese (ADJECTIVE)内在, 構成, 成分
(NOUN)憲法制定
Kiswahili Katiba
Korean (ADJECTIVE)제헌, 구성
(NOUN)성분
Latvian (ADJECTIVE)komponentu, veidojošo, sastāvdaļa, Satversmes
Lithuanian (ADJECTIVE)sudedamosios, steigiamasis, sudarančių
Malay (Latin) (ADJECTIVE)juzuk
Maltese (ADJECTIVE)kostitwenti
Norwegian Bokmål konstituerende
Persian مؤسسان
Polish (ADJECTIVE)składowe
(NOUN)składnikiem
Portuguese (ADJECTIVE)constituinte, eleitor
Querétaro Otomi Constituyente
Romanian (ADJECTIVE)constitutiv, elementelor constitutive, reglaje
(NOUN)Constituantă
Russian (ADJECTIVE)учредительных, составляющих, конституционных, уставных, входящих
(NOUN)Учредительное, составляющей
Samoan aloaʼia
Serbian (Cyrillic) Оснивачка
Serbian (Latin) Osnivačka
Slovak (ADJECTIVE)ústavodarného, zložka, ustanovujúca, neoddeliteľnú, prvku, podstatných
Slovenian (ADJECTIVE)sestavni, ustavodajno, interoperabilnosti, komponenta
Spanish (ADJECTIVE)constituyente
(NOUN)componente
Swedish (ADJECTIVE)bestånds, konstituerande, väljare, valkrets
(NOUN)beståndsdelen
Tahitian Daunivakatakila
Tamil அரசியல் நிர்ணய
Telugu రాజ్యాంగ
Thai ส่วนประกอบ
Turkish (ADJECTIVE)kurucu
Ukrainian (ADJECTIVE)установчі, складової
Urdu دستور ساز
Vietnamese thành phần
Welsh (ADJECTIVE)etholwr, cyfansoddol
Yucatec Maya Constituyente
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