consisting meaning

  • VerbBFconsistSGconsistsPT, PPconsistedPREcon-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of consist.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • These complications consisted of severe cholangitis, large abscesses and sepsis, and portal venous or mesentericoportal venous thrombosis.
        • The first-year English Literature module consists of three submodules.
        • The culture plating medium consisted of neurobasal medium supplemented with 2% heat-inactivated fetal bovine serum (FBS), 0.5 mM L-glutamine, 0.025mM L-glutamate and 2% B27 (Invitrogen).

    Meaning of consisting for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "consisting" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
      Difficultness: Level 2
      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile
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