What does structural mean?

Definitions for structuralˈstrʌk tʃər əl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word structural.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. structural(adj)

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

    "structural unemployment in a technological society"

  2. structural(adj)

    relating to or having or characterized by structure

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

  3. structural(adj)

    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. structural(adj)

    concerned with systematic structure in a particular field of study

  5. geomorphologic, geomorphological, morphologic, morphological, structural(adj)

    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, structural(adj)

    relating to or concerned with the morphology of plants and animals

    "morphological differences"


  1. structural(Adjective)

    Of, relating to, or having structure

  2. structural(Adjective)

    Used in building.

  3. Origin: 19th century;

Webster Dictionary

  1. Structural(adj)

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

  2. Structural(adj)

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

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


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Louay Al-Kharafi:

    Nothing structural is wrong with the stadium.

  2. Angela Merkel:

    We need structural reforms, we need solid finances.

  3. Hilary Farr:

    If you go just 2 or 3 feet, it's never a structural issue.

  4. Mikael Pentikainen:

    This pact does not fix the structural problems in the Finnish economy.

  5. Derrick Hom:

    It appears that decay in the structural members probably played a role.

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