What does structural mean?

Definitions for structural
ˈstrʌk tʃər əlstruc·tural

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. structuraladjective

    relating to or caused by structure, especially political or economic structure

    "structural unemployment in a technological society"

  2. structuraladjective

    relating to or having or characterized by structure

    "structural engineer"; "structural errors"; "structural simplicity"

  3. structuraladjective

    affecting or involved in structure or construction

    "the structural details of a house such as beams and joists and rafters; not ornamental elements"; "structural damage"

  4. structuraladjective

    concerned with systematic structure in a particular field of study

  5. geomorphologic, geomorphological, morphologic, morphological, structuraladjective

    pertaining to geological structure

    "geomorphological features of the Black Hills"; "morphological features of granite"; "structural effects of folding and faulting of the earth's surface"

  6. morphologic, morphological, structuraladjective

    relating to or concerned with the morphology of plants and animals

    "morphological differences"

Wiktionary

  1. structuraladjective

    Of, relating to, or having structure

  2. structuraladjective

    Used in building.

  3. Etymology: 19th century;

Webster Dictionary

  1. Structuraladjective

    of or pertaining to structure; affecting structure; as, a structural error

  2. Structuraladjective

    of or pertaining to organit structure; as, a structural element or cell; the structural peculiarities of an animal or a plant

Editors Contribution

  1. structural

    Relating to a structure.

    The structural effect is easy as it supports each joint.

    Submitted by MaryC on June 21, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'structural' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3551

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'structural' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4718

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'structural' in Adjectives Frequency: #479

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of structural in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of structural in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of structural in a Sentence

  1. Xi Fengming:

    Energy consumption will be less than 5 billion tonnes if China's structural adjustment goes smoothly.

  2. Kyuuichiro Sano:

    Shortage of labor is a structural problem Japan faces in the long run, given the ageing society, they could be the answer.

  3. Rick Hutcheon:

    We've really taken a beating here in Toronto in the last little while, people are beginning to troll for stocks that appear to have some lasting long-term structural value, good management ... At some stage, things fall to a point at which value starts to surface and we may be there.

  4. Edmund Goh:

    Household consumption is what has driven the structural growth story in China, it has defied a lot of the slowdown.

  5. Said Peek:

    What pandemics, natural disasters, economic disasters do is uncover the everyday lived experience of these structural inequities that communities live with all the time, then they get so horrid that they come to light and people are just clutching their pearls like,' Oh my goodness !'.

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