Definition of comprising in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFcompriseSGcomprisesPT, PPcomprisedPREcom-SUF-ing
    1. present participle of comprise.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • Altogether, cathelicidins comprise an N-terminal cathelin domain and a C-terminal cationic antimicrobial domain, which is activated upon cleavage.
        • My goal is to supply the design professional with criteria for decision making in every key area that comprises today's office, whether egg-crated or open plan.
        • Letters of the alphabet are the figurae that comprise a written word.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles
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      Meaning of comprising for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "comprising" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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