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English definition of “construction”

construction

noun
 
 
/kənˈstrʌkʃən/
BUILDING WORK [U] B2 the work of building houses, offices, bridges, etc: railway construction construction workConstruction work and workers
LARGE BUILDING [C] B2 something large that is built: a large steel constructionBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes
WORDS [C] B2 The construction of a sentence or phrase is the way the words are arranged.Linguistic terms and linguistic style
(Definition of construction from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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