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General dictionaries General (28 matching dictionaries)
  1. construction: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. construction: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. construction: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. construction: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. construction: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. construction: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. construction: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. construction: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. construction: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. construction: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. construction: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. construction: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. construction: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  14. construction: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. construction: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Construction (Cage), Construction: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Construction: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. construction: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. construction: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Construction, construction (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. construction: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. construction: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. construction: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  24. construction: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  25. construction: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  26. construction: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. construction: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. construction: Linguistic Glossary [home, info]
  3. construction: Literary Criticism [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (12 matching dictionaries)
  1. Construction: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. construction: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Construction: Duhaime's Canadian law dictionary [home, info]
  4. construction: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  5. construction: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  6. construction: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  7. Construction: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  8. CONSTRUCTION: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  9. Construction: Energy Dictionary [home, info]
  10. Construction: International Law Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Construction (disambiguation), construction: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  12. construction: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Construction (disambiguation), construction: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Construction: International Publications [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Construction: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  2. construction: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. construction: Postmodern Bible Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Construction: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. construction: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Construction: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. CONSTRUCTION: Lake and Water Word Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (construction)

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:  the act of constructing or building something ("During the construction we had to take a detour")
noun:  the commercial activity involved in constructing buildings ("Their main business is home construction")
noun:  the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
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:  an interpretation of a text or action ("They put an unsympathetic construction on his conduct")
noun:  a thing constructed; a complex construction or entity ("She wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons")

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Phrases that include construction:   construction site, strict construction, sandwich construction, composite construction, construction loan note, more...

Words similar to construction:   building, constructional, constructionally, expression, structure, twist, mental synthesis, more...

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