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construction

US [kənˈstrʌkʃ(ə)n]
UK [kən'strʌkʃ(ə)n]
  • n.施工;建筑;建立;建造
  • Web结构;建设;构造
Plural Form:constructions  
construction
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n.
道路;建筑物of roads/buildings
1.
[u]
建筑;建造;施工the process or method of building or making sth, especially roads, buildings, bridges, etc.
the construction industry
建筑业
road construction
道路的施工
Work has begun on the construction of the new airport.
新机场的修建已经开工。
Our new offices are still under construction(= being built) .
我们的新办公楼尚在修建中。
the construction of a new database
新数据库的建立
2.
[u]
建造(或构造)的方式the way that sth has been built or made
strong in construction
结构坚固
ships of steel construction
钢结构船
建筑;结构building/structure
3.
[c]
建造物;构筑物;制成物a thing that has been built or made
The summer house was a simple wooden construction.
那座避暑别墅是简单的木结构建筑。
语法grammar
4.
[c]
(句子、短语等的)结构the way in which words are used together and arranged to form a sentence, phrase, etc.
grammatical constructions
语法结构
理论等of theory, etc.
5.
[u][c]
(理念、观点和知识的)创造,创立,建立the creating of sth from ideas, opinions and knowledge
the construction of a new theory
新理论的创立
含义meaning
6.
[c]
(对词语、行为、陈述等的)解释,说明,理解the way in which words, actions, statements, etc. are understood by sb
What construction do you put on this letter(= what do you think it means) ?
你对这封信如何理解?

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Category:AllAll,OralOral,WrittenWritten,TitleTitle,TechnicalTechnical
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