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Rule "comprised of"

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Description: comprised of
Message: Did you mean which comprised or which consisted of or which was composed of?
Category: Possible Typo (ID: TYPOS)
Link: https://www.businesswritingblog.com/business_writing/2015/01/comprised-of-vs-composed-of-a-test.html
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • The ants, which comprised of the colony, were asleep.
    Correction suggestion: which comprised, which consisted of, which was composed of
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ID: COMPRISED_OF [12]
Version: 6.0-SNAPSHOT (2022-12-03 21:33:02 +0000)