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1. consistency [ n ] a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts

Used in print:

(Francis J. Johnston and John E. Willard, "The...)

The improvement was most noticeable in the greater consistency among reaction cells prepared as_a_group on the same manifold .

(Joyce O. Hertzler, American Social Institutions;...)

Finally , it gives meaning to much social endeavor , and logic , consistency , and meaning to life .

Synonyms consistency consistence Related Terms inconsistency uniformity consist

2. consistency [ n ] the property of holding together and retaining its shape
Examples: "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"

Used in print:

(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)

It is roughly shaped like a large pear , and when properly ripened , its dark green skin covers a meaty , melon like pulp that has about the consistency of a ripe Bartlett_pear , but oily .

(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)

He improvised as he went_along , completing a life-size clay figure , then bought yards of an inexpensive material from a draper , wet the lightweight cloth in a basin and covered it over with clay that Argiento brought from the bank of the Tiber , to the consistency of thick mud .

Synonyms body consistency consistence Related Terms property viscosity softness solidity porosity hardness unbreakableness breakableness thickness thinness gaseousness thick thin

3. consistency [ n ] logical coherence and accordance with the facts
Examples: : "a rambling argument that lacked any consistency"

Synonyms consistency Related Terms coherence

4. consistency [ n ] (logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that none of the propositions deducible from the axioms contradict one another

Synonyms consistency Related Terms logicality logic

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