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verb [transitive] formal     comprise pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecomprising
past tensecomprised
past participlecomprised
  1. to consist of two or more things
    be comprised of:

    The course is comprised of ten core modules.

    1. a.
      to form something

      People aged 65 and over now comprise nearly 20% of the population.


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