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construction

  

      n  
1    the process or act of constructing or manner in which a thing is constructed  
2    the thing constructed; a structure  
3   
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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n.
a technology item that a young person no longer uses and hands over to an older person, after having purchased a last generation product
[Bus.];[Tech.]
n.
The acquisition of a startup primarily for the team and talent, rather than for the technology or product.
exp.
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.
[Tech.]
n.
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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