What is construct?

  • (verb): Make by combining materials and parts.
    Synonyms: build, make
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on construct:

Construct State - Berber
... In Berber, the construct state is used for the possessor, for objects of prepositions, nouns following numerals, and subjects occurring before their verb (modified from the ... In some cases, (not) applying the construct state could completely alter the meaning of the phrase ... In the intransitive case, the construct state is required for the subject ...
Suffixes In Hebrew - Construct Form
... Suffix Meaning Examples ת (Tav) Changes a singular feminine noun to the construct form ... Moses) י (Yud) Changes a plural masculine noun to the construct form ...
Multitrait-multimethod Matrix
... The multitrait-multimethod (MTMM) matrix is an approach to examining Construct Validity developed by Campbell and Fiske(1959) ... There are six major considerations when examining a construct's validity through the MTMM matrix, which are as follows 1 ... validity — Tests designed to measure the same construct should correlate highly amongst themselves ...
Test Validity
... (such as content validity, criterion validity, and construct validity), the currently dominant view is that validity is a single unitary construct ... Though many textbooks present validity as a static construct, various models of validity have evolved since the first published recommendations for constructing psychological and education tests ... several types of validity, and modern models, which present validity as a single construct ...
Construct (software)
... Construct is a free, open source DirectX game creator ... On April 20th 2013, Scirra announced Construct Classic had been retired in order to focus on Construct 2 ...

More definitions of "construct":

  • (verb): Create by linking linguistic units.
    Example: "Construct a sentence"; "construct a paragraph"
  • (noun): An abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances.
    Synonyms: concept, conception
  • (verb): Create by organizing and linking ideas, arguments, or concepts.
    Example: "Construct a proof"; "construct an argument"
  • (verb): Draw with suitable instruments and under specified conditions.
    Example: "Construct an equilateral triangle"

Famous quotes containing the word construct:

    Those are my enemies: they want to overthrow and to construct nothing themselves. They say: “All that is worthless”—and want to create no value themselves.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    The fact that we are all trained to be mothers from infancy on means that we are all trained to devote our lives to men, whether they are our sons or not; that we are all trained to force other women to exemplify the lack of qualities which characterizes the cultural construct of femininity.
    Andrea Dworkin (b. 1946)

    they gather the blue
    objects of the world
    and construct from them

    a nest—
    James Tate (b. 1943)