Synonyms of component
partDictionary • Enriched uranium is a key component of nuclear weapons.
part • The engine only has three moving parts.
piece • The equipment was taken down the shaft in pieces.
unit • designed for teachers to plan a study unit on marine mammals
item • The most valuable item on show will be a Picasso.
element • one of the key elements of the UN's peace plan
ingredient • The meeting had all the ingredients of high drama.
constituent • Caffeine is the active constituent of drinks such as tea and coffee.
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constituentA constituent of a mixture, substance, or system is one of the things from which it is formed.
• Caffeine is the active constituent of drinks such as tea and coffee.
constituentThe constituent parts of something are the things from which it is formed.
• The fuel is dissolved in nitric acid and separated into its constituent parts.
elementThe different elements of something are the different parts it contains.
• one of the key elements of the UN's peace plan
Thesaurus for component from the Collins English Thesaurus
a constituent part or aspect of something more complex