Definitions for constitution

Definitions for (noun) constitution

Main entry: constitution, formation, establishment, organisation, organization

Definition: the act of forming or establishing something

Usage: the constitution of a PTA group last year; it was the establishment of his reputation; he still remembers the organization of the club

Main entry: Constitution, Old Ironsides

Definition: a United States 44-gun frigate that was one of the first three naval ships built by the United States; it won brilliant victories over British frigates during the War of 1812 and is without doubt the most famous ship in the history of the United States Navy; it has been rebuilt and is anchored in the Charlestown Navy Yard in Boston

Main entry: constitution, composition, physical composition, make-up, makeup

Definition: the way in which someone or something is composed

Main entry: organic law, constitution, fundamental law

Definition: law determining the fundamental political principles of a government

Main entry: US Constitution, U.S. Constitution, United States Constitution, Constitution, Constitution of the United States

Definition: the constitution written at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in 1787 and subsequently ratified by the original thirteen states

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