construction technology meaning, construction technology definition | English Cobuild dictionary




1    the process or act of constructing or manner in which a thing is constructed  
2    the thing constructed; a structure  
a    the business or work of building dwellings, offices, etc.  
b    (as modifier)  
a construction site     
4    an interpretation or explanation of a law, text, action, etc.  
they put a sympathetic construction on her behaviour     
5      (Grammar)   a group of words that together make up one of the constituents into which a sentence may be analysed; a phrase or clause  
6      (Geometry)   a drawing of a line, angle, or figure satisfying certain conditions, used in solving a problem or proving a theorem  
7    an abstract work of art in three dimensions or relief  
   See also       constructivism       1  
  constructional      adj  
  constructionally      adv  
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a technology item that a young person no longer uses and hands over to an older person, after having purchased a last generation product
The acquisition of a startup primarily for the team and talent, rather than for the technology or product.
A progressing virtual world of global computers having networks of interdependent information technology infrastructures, telecommunications networks and computer processing systems in which online interactions takes place.
someone who does not use high-technology items or services on a daily basis
[Slang] "Amish" is the name of a religious group arisen in the 16th century, that resists modern world's changes (including technology, fashion etc.)


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