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Related / Similar Words: construction, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure, social organization, social organisation, social structure, social system

 

Definition:
  • a thing constructed; a complex construction or entity; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons";
  • the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts; "artists must study the structure of the human body"; "the structure of the benzene molecule";
  • a particular complex anatomical structure; "he has good bone structure";
  • the complex composition of knowledge as elements and their combinations; "his lectures have no structure";
  • the people in a society considered as a system organized by a characteristic pattern of relationships; "the social organization of England and America is very different"; "sociologists have studied the changing structure of the family";
  • give a structure to; "I need to structure my days";

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    Hyponyms: airdock, hangar, repair shed, altar, arcade, colonnade, arch, area, balcony, bascule, boarding, body, bridge, span, building, edifice, building complex, complex, catchment, coil, spiral, volute, whorl, helix, column, pillar, corner, quoin, cross, deathtrap, defensive structure, defense, defence, door, entablature, erection, establishment, floor, level, storey, story, fountain, house of cards, cardhouse, card-house, cardcastle, housing, lodging, living accommodations, hull, jungle gym, lamination, landing, landing place, lookout, observation tower, lookout station, observatory, masonry, memorial, monument, mound, hill, obstruction, obstructor, obstructer, impediment, impedimenta, partition, divider, platform, weapons platform, porch, post and lintel, prefab, projection, public works, set-back, setoff, offset, shelter, shoebox, signboard, sign, stadium, bowl, arena, sports stadium, superstructure, supporting structure, tower, transept, trestlework, vaulting, ways, shipway, slipway, wellhead, wind tunnel, balance, equilibrium, equipoise, counterbalance, infrastructure, substructure, computer architecture, architecture, cytoarchitecture, cytoarchitectonics, framework, fabric, layer, apodeme, calyculus, caliculus, calycle, tooth, pad, gill slit, branchial cleft, gill cleft, gill arch, branchial arch, gill bar, peristome, syrinx, bulb, carina, cauda, chiasma, chiasm, decussation, cingulum, concha, filament, filum, germ, infundibulum, interstice, landmark, limbus, rib, blade, radicle, plexus, rete, tube, tube-shaped structure, passage, passageway, fundus, funiculus, head, cavity, bodily cavity, cavum, root, tooth root, capsule, uvea, membranous labyrinth, bony labyrinth, osseous labyrinth, glans, alveolar bed, valve, vascular structure, lacrimal apparatus, cytoskeleton, nucleolus organizer, nucleolus organiser, nucleolar organizer, nucleolar organiser, centromere, kinetochore, aster, neural structure, fold, plica, gyrus, convolution, cartilaginous structure, ball, plate, horny structure, unguis, skeletal structure, costa, rotator cuff, cornu, corona, receptor, zone, zona, arrangement, organization, organisation, system, form, shape, pattern, syntax, sentence structure, phrase structure, morphology, sound structure, syllable structure, word structure, feudalism, feudal system, patriarchy, patriarchate, matriarchy, matriarchate, meritocracy, class structure, segregation, separatism, restructure, reconstitute

     

    Member Meronyms: society

     

    Anagrams: rest-cure, resurrect

     

     
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