Definition of Structure. Meaning of Structure. Synonyms of Structure

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Definition of Structure

Structure
Structure Struc"ture, n. [L. structura, from struere, structum, to arrange, build, construct; perhaps akin to E. strew: cf. F. structure. Cf. Construe, Destroy, Instrument, Obstruct.] 1. The act of building; the practice of erecting buildings; construction. [R.] His son builds on, and never is content Till the last farthing is in structure spent. --J. Dryden, Jr. 2. Manner of building; form; make; construction. Want of insight into the structure and constitution of the terraqueous globe. --Woodward. 3. Arrangement of parts, of organs, or of constituent particles, in a substance or body; as, the structure of a rock or a mineral; the structure of a sentence. It [basalt] has often a prismatic structure. --Dana. 4. (Biol.) Manner of organization; the arrangement of the different tissues or parts of animal and vegetable organisms; as, organic structure, or the structure of animals and plants; cellular structure. 5. That which is built; a building; esp., a building of some size or magnificence; an edifice. There stands a structure of majestic frame. --Pope. Columnar structure. See under Columnar.

Meaning of Structure from wikipedia

- minerals and chemicals. Abstract structures include data structures in computer science and musical form. Types of structure include a hierarchy (a cascade...
- Structuring, also known as smurfing in banking jargon, is the practice of executing financial transactions such as making bank deposits in a specific...
- An organizational structure defines how activities such as task allocation, coordination and supervision are directed toward the achievement of organizational...
- Dramatic structure is the structure of a dramatic work such as a play or film. Many scholars have analyzed dramatic structure, beginning with Aristotle...
- data structure is a data organization, management and storage format that enables efficient access and modification. More precisely, a data structure is...
- This is a list of tallest freestanding structures in the world past and present. To be freestanding a structure must not be supported by guy wires, the...
- or Cabaña may refer to either an "indigenous hut" or a "recreational structure".[citation needed] A small hut built with a thatched roof, most commonly...
- Protein structure is the three-dimensional arrangement of atoms in an amino acid-chain molecule. Proteins are polymers – specifically polypeptides – formed...
- In the social sciences, social structure is the patterned social arrangements in society that are both emergent from and determinant of the actions of...
- Deep structure and surface structure (also D-structure and S-structure, although these abbreviated forms are sometimes used with distinct meanings) are...
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