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/ˈstrʌk tʃər əl/
of or pertaining to
; pertaining or essential to a
pertaining to organic
of or pertaining to geological
, as of rock or strata.
pertaining to or showing the arrangement or mode of attachment of the atoms that constitute a molecule of a substance.
resulting from or pertaining to political or economic
of, pertaining to, or based on the assumption that the elements of a field of study are naturally arranged in a systematic
a part of a
that carries a load.
the structural member used for such a part.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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We can explain the
and functional aspects of the universe through some fundamental laws.
The condo owners consulted with a
engineer before placing the troughs on the roof.
And now that roof is rotting, threatening the
integrity of the building.
His work is never embellished with ornament: every ornament is
and belongs to the building.
defects were equalled by the deficiencies in the commonest objects of hospital use.
The dough, perhaps by
necessity, nears cardboard heavy.
Even more striking than the
breakdown is the growing radicalization of the population.
settings turned out to be newspapers on this trip, where he talked and listened to writers and editors.
They bespeak an audacious will to keep
schemes and their execution mutually independent.
Most were in good
shape, even those which had floated away.
British Dictionary definitions for
of, relating to, or having structure or a structure
of, relating to, or forming part of the structure of a building
of or relating to the structure and deformation of rocks and other features of the earth's crust
of or relating to the structure of organisms; morphological
) of, concerned with, caused by, or involving the arrangement of atoms in molecules
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