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con·sis·tence

 (kən-sĭs′təns)
n.
Consistency.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.consistence - a harmonious uniformity or agreement among things or parts
uniformness, uniformity - the quality of lacking diversity or variation (even to the point of boredom)
2.consistence - the property of holding together and retaining its shape; "wool has more body than rayon"; "when the dough has enough consistency it is ready to bake"
gaseousness - having the consistency of a gas
property - a basic or essential attribute shared by all members of a class; "a study of the physical properties of atomic particles"
viscosity, viscousness - resistance of a liquid to shear forces (and hence to flow)
thickness - resistance to flow
thinness - a consistency of low viscosity; "he disliked the thinness of the soup"
hardness - the property of being rigid and resistant to pressure; not easily scratched; measured on Mohs scale
softness - the property of giving little resistance to pressure and being easily cut or molded
breakableness - the consistency of something that breaks under pressure
unbreakableness - a consistency of something that does not break under pressure
porosity, porousness - the property of being porous; being able to absorb fluids
solidity, solidness - the consistency of a solid

consistence

noun
Logical agreement among parts:
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That blubber is something of the consistence of firm, close-grained beef, but tougher, more elastic and compact, and ranges from eight or ten to twelve and fifteen inches in thickness.
And he proposed further, "that by employing spiders, the charge of dyeing silks should be wholly saved;" whereof I was fully convinced, when he showed me a vast number of flies most beautifully coloured, wherewith he fed his spiders, assuring us "that the webs would take a tincture from them; and as he had them of all hues, he hoped to fit everybody's fancy, as soon as he could find proper food for the flies, of certain gums, oils, and other glutinous matter, to give a strength and consistence to the threads.
Everything returned into the same channel as before his absence; his manners being to each so animated and agreeable as to lose no ground with either, and just stopping short of the consistence, the steadiness, the solicitude, and the warmth which might excite general notice.
At each corner of the table stood saucers, filled with a thick fluid of some what equivocal color and consistence, variegated with small dark lumps of a substance that resembled nothing but itself, which Remarkable termed her “sweetmeats.
Besides, there was a greater consistence in their dislike of him.
After walks has shown me splashes upon his trousers, and told me by their colour and consistence in what part of London he had received them.
Higginbotham's niece, a ball, of the consistence of hasty pudding, hit him slap in the mouth, giving him a most grim aspect.
Glegg did, if their pastry had a less leathery consistence, and their damson cheese a less venerable hardness than hers; nay, even the peculiar combination of grocery and druglike odors in Mrs.
At last his Sail-broad Vannes He spreads for flight, and in the surging smoak Uplifted spurns the ground, thence many a League As in a cloudy Chair ascending rides Audacious, but that seat soon failing, meets A vast vacuitie: all unawares Fluttring his pennons vain plumb down he drops Ten thousand fadom deep, and to this hour Down had been falling, had not by ill chance The strong rebuff of som tumultuous cloud Instinct with Fire and Nitre hurried him As many miles aloft: that furie stay'd, Quencht in a Boggie SYRTIS, neither Sea, Nor good dry Land: nigh founderd on he fares, Treading the crude consistence, half on foot, Half flying; behoves him now both Oare and Saile.
Egypt also supports all the resolutions regarding achieving the two objectives, in consistence with Egypt's stance that aims for eliminating nuclear weapons from the globe, as well as halting any manoeuvres that would make outer space--which it says is the property of all humanity--another arena for an arms race.
The declaration of quality policies has been published clearly to all as it is one of the requirements of the ISO, which comes in consistence with transparency as one of Tamkeen's core values," Dr Janahi said.
The implementation of quality and academic accreditation standards involves developing the vision and objectives in consistence with the accelerating educational developments in the knowledge era, improving governance and leadership to support efforts in continuous development, applying modern and advanced methods of teaching and education to provide remarkable learning opportunities for the students and equipping them with the knowledge and skills required, activating a comprehensive evaluation system to measure the extent of development and improvement, providing the necessary technical resources for supporting the educational process as well as complying with the continuous development process to guarantee and improve quality.