The definition of constituent is someone or something that is necessary in making something else whole.(adjective)
An example of constituent is England being part of the United Kingdom.
A constituent is defined as someone who has the ability to appoint another person to be a representative.(noun)
An example of constituent is a registered voter.
See constituent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: < L constituens, prp. of constituere: see constitute
See constituent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Latin cōnstituēns, cōnstituent-
Origin: , present participle of cōnstituere, to set up; see constitute
Origin: . N., from French
Origin: , from Latin cōnstituēns
Origin: , from
Origin: present participle of cōnstituere.
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