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con·struct

(kon'strukt),
1. The combination of a bone graft, metal instrumentation, prosthetic devices, and/or bone cement applied to a specific level of the skeleton in the course of reconstructive or fracture surgery.
2. In psychiatry/psychology, a set of related ideas used to define, understand, and assess a given phenomenon.

con·struct

(konstrŭkt)
Combination of a bone graft, metal instrumentation, prosthetic devices, and/or bone cement applied to a specific level of the skeleton in the course of reconstructive, dental, or fracture surgery.
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That is, the social goals constructs that are most indicative of positive relationships with others are most highly associated with the mastery students who are seeking to learn and understand.
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Since Frank Parsons (1909) introduced the concept, the significance of knowing oneself has been recognized as one of the key constructs in vocational psychology.
For each course and each available construct, a time series of the judgments averaged over the students was calculated.
Indiana County Municipal Services Authority: $1,131,364 loan to construct a 150,000 gallon storage tank along with approximately 45,000 feet of six-inch waterlines to various areas of Indiana County, including the Ben Franklin Road areas and the Airport Professional complex.
Beheira will seek to construct 55,400 units, with an addition 1,100 units converted, totalling 56,500 throughout the governorate, while the Matruh governorate will seek to construct 4,100 new units, with an additional 200 being converted, bringing the total number to 4,300.
A careful selection of scaffold material for each patient's construct would allow the implant to withstand mechanical forces while encouraging new cartilage to organise and fill the defect.
Ebel, 1974; Kantor, 1947, 1953, 1957; Lichtenstein, 1984; Moore, 1998; Observer, 1983; Smith, 1993a, 2001), is whether the construct was derived from an event or was imposed on it.
The model with hypothesized links between constructs is depicted in Figure 1.
One limitation of existing research on noctcaelador is the lack of evidence to substantiate the existence of the construct.