a disturbance, quarrel, or row.

1815–25; origin uncertain Unabridged
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ruction (ˈrʌkʃən)
1.  an uproar; noisy or quarrelsome disturbance
2.  (plural) a violent and unpleasant row; trouble: there'll be ructions when she finds out
[C19: perhaps changed from insurrection]

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Submit reports of tests that fail tome et con st ruction contract requirements on colored paper.
In other cases, cons t ruction was make-shift and temporary, making the buildings easy to remodel or re l o c a t e.
C o n s t ruction materials were off-loaded and staged in the previously disturbed settling ponds or along the road.
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