What is construct?

  • (verb): Put together out of components or parts.
    Synonyms: manufacture, fabricate
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on construct:

Suffixes In Hebrew - Construct Form
... Suffix Meaning Examples ת (Tav) Changes a singular feminine noun to the construct form ... מֹשֶׁה Torat Moshe (Torah of Moses) י (Yud) Changes a plural masculine noun to the construct form ...
Test Validity
... divided the concept into various "validities" (such as content validity, criterion validity, and construct validity), the currently dominant view is ... Though many textbooks present validity as a static construct, various models of validity have evolved since the first published recommendations for constructing ... 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 ...
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 normal ... 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 ...
Multitrait-multimethod Matrix
... (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 ...

More definitions of "construct":

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

Famous quotes containing the word construct:

    We are trying to construct a more inclusive society.... We are going to make a country in which no one is left out.
    Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882–1945)

    We construct our life for one person and, when finally we are ready to receive that person in our life, she does not come, then dies in our eyes and we live as prisoners of that which was meant only for her.
    Marcel Proust (1871–1922)

    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)