GRE Word List

CONSISTENCY

absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous

The meaning of the word consistency is absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous.

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