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'construction' - used as a noun
1. the act of constructing something
during the construction we had to take a detour
2. the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
their main business is home construction
3. a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts
she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons
4. a group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner
5. the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
6. an interpretation of a text or action
they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct
7. drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem
the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem
Variations of 'construction'
 
Antonym
  • misconstruction
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