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  • Under the standard terms of business of the time, he could charge for their construction, and would also own them.
  • Other alternative materials to wood, are used in guitar body construction.
  • Off-site construction occurs in a manufacturing plant specifically designed for this type of process.
  • For most of the combatants, capital ship construction was very limited during the war.
  • According to official accounts, five workers died during the construction.
  • Once the laboratory was built, several problems with its construction became apparent.
  • Both models used the same hull which was of all steel construction.
  • The resulting program is then known to be correct by construction.
  • Several high-speed rail lines are under construction.
  • Most of the construction sector is dominated by government in the form of public works.
  • Finally, he went to Vienna for a short period to work at an iron construction company.
  • The structure is largely of all-metal construction.
  • It would appear that the island was significant enough to inspire large-scale construction projects.
  • It would appear that the island was significant enough to inspire large-scale construction projects.
  • The construction of modern ice skates has stayed largely the same since then.
  • The new airport has been delayed several times due to poor construction management and technical difficulties.
  • The large-scale construction of the city was directly tied to the increase of the city's population.
  • The increase in building activity has led to a shortage of construction workers.
  • The city is in the midst of major construction in the downtown area.
  • His construction work inspired him to research new methods of blasting rock.
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Meaning of construction

  • noun The act of constructing something
    during the construction we had to take a detour, his hobby was the building of boats
  • noun A group of words that form a constituent of a sentence and are considered as a single unit
    I concluded from his awkward constructions that he was a foreigner
  • noun The creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
  • noun Drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem
    the assignment was to make a construction that could be used in proving the Pythagorean theorem
  • noun An interpretation of a text or action
    they put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct
  • noun The commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones
    their main business is home construction, workers in the building trades