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Rule "comprised of"

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Description: comprised of
Message: Did you mean comprising or consisting of?
Category: Possible Typo (ID: TYPOS)
Link: https://languagetool.org/insights/post/word-choice-comprised-of-or-comprises/
Incorrect sentences
that this rule can detect:
  • This is a country comprising of independent people.
    Correction suggestion: comprising, consisting of
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Check the following text against just this rule:

ID: COMPRISED_OF [8]
Version: 6.5-SNAPSHOT (2024-05-18 22:33:07 +0200)