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structuraladjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈstrʌk·tʃər·əl/
of or relating to the structure of parts in a system : Private ownership of companies was the greatest structural change that occurred in the economy.
of or relating to the structure of something built: Many of the city’s buildings suffered structural damage as a result of the earthquake.
(Definition of structural from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"structural" in British English

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structuraladjective

uk   /ˈstrʌk.tʃər.əl/  us   /ˈstrʌk.tʃɚ.əl/
  • structural adjective (ARRANGEMENT)

C2 relating to the way in which parts of a system or object are arranged: The political reforms have led to major structural changes in the economy.

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structurally
adverb uk   /ˈstrʌk.tʃər.əl.i/  us   /ˈstrʌk.tʃɚ.əl.i/
Few buildings were left structurally safe after the earthquake.
(Definition of structural from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"structural" in Business English

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structuraladjective

uk   us   /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
adverb /ˈstrʌktʃərəli/  us /-tʃɚ-/
It is becoming clear that the economy is structurally flawed.
(Definition of structural from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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