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structural

adjective
 
 
/ˈstrʌktʃərəl/
relating to the way in which the parts of a system or object are arranged: The political reforms have led to major structural changes in the economy.
PROPERTY relating to the structure of a building or similar object: The fire caused major structural damage to the property.
structurally /ˈstrʌktʃərəli/ US   /-tʃɚ-/ adverb
Translations of “structural”
in Korean 구조적인…
in Arabic هَيكَلي, بِنيَوي…
in Portuguese estrutural…
in Catalan estructural…
in Japanese 構造上の, 構造的な…
in Italian strutturale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 安排, 結構, 構造…
in Russian структурный, конструкционный…
in Turkish yapısal, yapıya ait…
in Chinese (Simplified) 安排, 结构, 构造…
in Polish strukturalny, konstrukcyjny…
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