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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Basic rules of a society or government.

Usage examples (38)
  • The constitution of the United States is not a mere lawyers’ document. It is a vehicle of life, and its spirit is always the spirit of the age.
  • The constitution of a PTA group last year
  • The term constitution denotes, in general, the make-up of a body, either physical or moral.
  • The term constitution has many other significations in physics and politics,; but in jurisprudence, for more
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