con·stit·u·ent 1 /kən-'sti-chə-wənt/ n1: one who authorizes another to act as agent: principal2: a member of a constituencyconstituent 2 adj: having the power to create a government or to frame or amend a constitutiona constituent assembly
Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam-Webster. 1996.
associate, colleague, constituency, fellow resident, resident, resident of the same district, resident voter, voter
balloter, component, component part, division, element, elementum, factor, feature, fraction, fragment, included, ingredient, installment, integral part, integrant, integrant part, one of, pars, part, part and parcel, particle, piece, section, sector, segment, subdivision
associated concepts: constituent elements, constituent members, constituent parts
component, element, factor (ingredient), feature (characteristic), ingredient, integral, item, member (individual in a group), part (portion), segment, substantive, unit (item)
Burton's Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006
n.One who authorizes someone else to act for him or her, usually used to name the members of a community that elect and are represented by a legislator or politician.
The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. Amy Hackney Blackwell. 2008.