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English definition of “structure”

structure

noun [C or U] (ARRANGEMENT)    /ˈstrʌk.tʃər/ US  /-tʃɚ/
B2 the way in which the parts of a system or object are arranged or organized, or a system arranged in this way: the grammatical structure of a sentence The structure of this protein is particularly complex. They have a very old-fashioned management structure. Some people like the sense of structure that a military lifestyle imposes.Frames and structures
(Definition of structure noun (ARRANGEMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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