|1.||[ noun ] a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts|
|Related terms:||inconsistency uniformity consist|
|2.||[ noun ] the property of holding together and retaining its shape|
"when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"
|Related terms:||property viscosity softness solidity porosity hardness unbreakableness breakableness thickness thinness gaseousness thick thin|
|3.||[ noun ] logical coherence and accordance with the facts|
: "a rambling argument that lacked any consistency"
|4.||[ noun ] (logic) an attribute of a logical system that is so constituted that none of the propositions deducible from the axioms contradict one another|
|Related terms:||logicality logic|