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English definition of “construction”

construction

noun [C] (LANGUAGE)    /kənˈstrʌk.ʃən/ specialized
B2 the way in which the words in a sentence or phrase are arranged : The writer has used several complex grammatical constructions.Linguistic terms and linguistic style
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