EN[ˈkɒn.stɹʌkt] [ˈkɑn.stɹʌkt] [kənˈstɹʌkt] [-ʌkt]
US, noun US, verb

    Definition of construct in English Dictionary

  • NomPLconstructsPREcon-
    1. Something constructed from parts.
      1. The artwork was a construct of wire and tubes.
      2. Loops and conditional statements are constructs in computer programming.
    2. A concept or model.
      1. Bohr's theoretical construct of the atom was soon superseded by quantum mechanics.
    3. (genetics) A segment of nucleic acid, created artificially, for transplantation into a target cell or tissue.
    4. VerbeSGconstructsPRconstructingPT, PPconstructed
      1. VT To build or form (something) by assembling parts.
        1. We constructed the radio from spares.
      2. VT To build (a sentence, an argument, etc.) by arranging words or ideas.
        1. A sentence may be constructed with a subject, verb and object.
      3. VT (geometry) To draw (a geometric figure) by following precise specifications and using geometric tools and techniques.
        1. Construct a circle that touches each vertex of the given triangle.
    5. Plus d'exemples
      1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
        • First, these results demonstrate that the prototype method can be rapidly applied to construct an efficient phagosensor to detect Salmonella enterica Typhimurium.
        • We constructed recombinase libraries by randomly mutagenizing five residues predicted to contact DNA at positions 3–2: Leu 122, Ser 125, Arg 129, Tyr 138 and Gly 139 (Fig 6A ).
        • Restoration literature is well known for its carefully constructed verse. ‎
      2. Utilisé au début de la phrase
        • Constructs were transfected into subconfluently grown human skin fibroblasts by lipofection (Lipofectamin reagent 2000, Invitrogen).
    • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
      1. Noms
        • Noms Dénombrable
        • Verbes
          • Verbes transitifs
        Liens Connexes:
        1. en construction
        2. fr construction
        3. en constructed
        4. en constructing
        5. en constructs
        Source: Wiktionnaire

        Meaning of construct for the defined word.

        Grammaticalement, ce mot "construct" est un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable. C'est aussi un verbe, plus spécifiquement, un verbes transitif.
        Difficulté: Niveau 3
        Facile     ➨     Difficile
        Définition: Niveau 8
        Précis    ➨     Polyvalent