of or relating to structure; pertaining or essential to a structure.
Biology. pertaining to organic structure; morphological.
Geology. of or relating to geological structure, as of rock or strata.
Chemistry. pertaining to or showing the arrangement or mode of attachment of the atoms that constitute a molecule of a substance.
Compare structural formula.
resulting from or pertaining to political or economic structure.
of, relating to, or based on the assumption that the elements of a field of study are naturally arranged in a systematic structure:
a part of a structure that carries a load.
the structural member used for such a part.
of, relating to, or having structure or a structure
of, relating to, or forming part of the structure of a building
of or relating to the structure and deformation of rocks and other features of the earth’s crust
of or relating to the structure of organisms; morphological
(chem) of, concerned with, caused by, or involving the arrangement of atoms in molecules
noun 1. psychology centering on the analysis of the structure or content of conscious mental states by introspective methods. structural psychology noun 1. (formerly) a school of psychology using introspection to analyse experience into basic units
- Structural recursion
The process of transforming an expression by expressing its structure as a syntax tree and applying a certain transformation rule to each kind of node, starting from the top. Rules for non-leaf nodes will normally return a result which depends on applying the rules recursively to its sub-nodes. Examples include syntax analysis, code generation, abstract […]
noun, Shipbuilding. 1. plate shop. noun, Shipbuilding. 1. a shop for cold-forming metal plates.
noun 1. the variety of steel shapes rolled for use in construction. 2. a steel having a composition suitable for such shapes. structural steel noun 1. a strong mild steel used in construction work