construction noun definition in Construction topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Construction topic
1 [uncountable] the process or method of building or making something, especially roads, buildings, bridges, etc. the construction industry road construction Work has begun on the construction of the new airport. Our new offices are still under construction (= being built). the construction of a new database2 [uncountable] the way that something has been built or made strong in construction ships of steel construction3 [countable] (formal) a thing that has been built or made The summer house was a simple wooden construction.