Construction (noun)

  1. The action or process of building something, typically a large structure.
  2. A building or structure that has been built.
  3. A representation of something in a particular form or style, especially a building or model.
  4. An interpretation or explanation of a text, law, or policy.


Late middle english (in the sense "action of constructing"): from latin constructio(n-), from construere "build, construct".


  1. The construction of the new bridge will take two years.
  2. The construction of the cathedral took over 100 years.
  3. This model of the city is a great construction.
  4. His construction of the situation was wrong.
  5. Her construction of the law was clear.
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