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    Question phrasal

    what does " make up" mean?

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    Re: phrasal


    Make up
    1. The way in which something is composed or arranged; composition or construction.
    2. Printing. The arrangement or composition, as of type or illustrations, on a page or in a book.
    3. The qualities or temperament that constitute a personality; disposition: Lying is not in her makeup.
    4. Cosmetics applied especially to the face.
    5. Materials, such as cosmetics and costumes, that an actor or actress uses in portraying a role.
    6. A special examination for a student who has been absent from or has failed a previous examination.

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