Definition for construction

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The work-in-progress represents the world’s most ambitious, concrete plan for a quantum computer now in construction—at least that’s publicly known.

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We’re talking baby blanket soft, thanks to its bamboo construction, which is blended with polyester and spandex for durability and stretch.

The Detroit giant also will provide fuel-cell and battery technology for Nikola’s semi trucks, which are due to be built at a factory under construction in Coolidge, Arizona.

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The wheels allow easy in-and-out motion in the event of more frequent use, and the open-top construction ensures that any items stored only need to clear the bed itself upon removal.

For months, journalists, lawyers and politicians have been asking what officials knew about the condition of the building, who brokered this deal and why the construction went haywire.

The NOPD fired Knight in 1973 for stealing lumber from a construction site as an off-duty cop.

By the end of the construction period, the number of deaths had reached roughly twenty percent of the workforce.

Tonn and Blank Construction An Indiana construction company.

A Minnesota based agricultural/industrial construction company.

Encompass Develop, Design Construct, LLC A Kentucky-based architect, design and construction service.

If one has thoughts to express, it is possible to learn very soon some method of construction.

He simply devoured books, studying every detail of construction, and learning a great deal as to style and effect.

The two lines are as closely connected as grammatical construction and the expression of thought could make them.

The day was won, the carriages secure, and the order for their construction was placed with a firm in Birmingham.

It was, therefore, more in the construction and workmanship then, that the sign manual was perceptible.


On this page you'll find 118 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to construction, such as: development, manufacture, plan, planning, structure, and system.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.