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construction

noun (BUILDING) 建筑物     /kənˈstrʌk.ʃən/
[U] the work of building or making something, especially buildings, bridges, etc. 建造;构筑;建设 She works in construction/in the construction industry. 她在建筑行业工作。 The bridge is a marvellous work of engineering and construction. 这座桥梁是工程学和建筑业的杰作。 This website is currently under construction (= being created). 该网站目前正在创建中。 Construction work and workers
[U] the particular type of structure, materials, etc. that something has (某种)构造,结构 The bridge is of lightweight construction. 这座桥结构较轻。 Frames and structures
[C] a building 建筑物 What's that concrete and metal construction over there? 那边那座混凝土和金属结构的建筑物是什么? Buildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafes
(Definition of construction noun (BUILDING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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