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Definition of Construction


  1. The process or art of constructing; the act of building; erection; the act of devising and forming; fabrication; composition.
  2. The form or manner of building or putting together the parts of anything; structure; arrangement.
  3. The arrangement and connection of words in a sentence; syntactical arrangement.
  4. The method of construing, interpreting, or explaining a declaration or fact; an attributed sense or meaning; understanding; explanation; interpretation; sense.

Construction Quotations

It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time.
David Allan Coe

The most powerful force ever known on this planet is human cooperation - a force for construction and destruction.
Jonathan Haidt

There are very few people who are going to look into the mirror and say, 'That person I see is a savage monster;' instead, they make up some construction that justifies what they do.
Noam Chomsky

The whole difference between construction and creation is exactly this: that a thing constructed can only be loved after it is constructed; but a thing created is loved before it exists.
Charles Dickens

The road to success is always under construction.
Arnold Palmer
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Construction Translations

construction in French is terrier
construction in German is Anlage {f}, Bauweise, Errichtung {f}
construction in Italian is edificazkone
construction in Swedish is konstruktion
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