HyperDic: substructure

English > 2 senses of the word substructure:
NOUNartifactsubstructure, infrastructurethe basic structure or features of a system or organization
artifactsubstructure, foundation, base, fundament, foot, groundwork, understructurelowest support of a structure
English > substructure: 2 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningThe basic structure or features of a system or organization.
Part ofsysteminstrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
BroaderstructureThe manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts
Spanishinfraestructura, subestructura
Catalaninfraestructura, subestructura
English > substructure: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningLowest support of a structure.
Synonymsfoundation, base, fundament, foot, groundwork, understructure
Part ofstructure, constructionA thing constructed
NarrowerbedA foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track
raft foundation, raft, matA foundation (usually on soft ground) consisting of an extended layer of reinforced concrete
Broadersupportsupporting structure that holds up or provides a foundation
Spanishbase, cimentación, cimiento, fundación, fundamento, pie
Catalanbase, fonament, peu

©2001-22 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict