There are 2 translations of structure in Spanish:

structure1

Pronunciation: /ˈstrʌktʃər; ˈstrʌktʃə(r)/

n

  • 1 u c (composition, organization) estructura (f) he has good bone structure tiene buenas facciones (pómulos salientes etc) the company's career structure la estructura del escalafón de la compañía tax structure [Fin] sistema (m) impositivo
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    • That arrangement completed the administrative structure of the Coast Guard as it exists today.
    • It is known that any complex system has a certain structure with its intrinsic elements and interconnections.
    • Since time and matter are limited, the resources to solve a problem or to build a complex structure are also limited.
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    • At first sight it looked appalling, but I could see it had sound structure, fantastic quality of light and great potential.
    • Anthony has brought a bit of structure and organisation and a bit of discipline to training.
    • These are the kind of plants that give structure to a border and which will improve over the years.
  • 2 c (thing constructed) construcción (f)
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    • I was awed by the amount of labor that went into building such a magnificent structure.
    • He enjoyed a reputation for building tall elegant masonry structures such as church towers and spires.
    • Storing them on high buildings rather than scaffold structures to reduce visibility is also advised.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
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The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.

There are 2 translations of structure in Spanish:

structure2

vt

  • [argument/novel/speech] estructurar you have to learn to structure your time tienes que aprender a organizarte el tiempo
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    • We work in routine service industry jobs structured by low pay with shift patterns dictated by childcare.
    • The play is a syllogism, and, to function perfectly, it must be structured perfectly.
    • Finally I was going to tell him, after a whole day of structuring my speech together, I was going to tell it to his face.

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Word of the day mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.