Definition of understructure in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈəndərˌstrəkCHər/


An underlying or supporting structure.
Example sentences
  • There are a lot of strapless dresses that also have a fitted understructure.
  • The movement sought to sustain the inherited cultural order of Christianity but without its dogmatic understructure.
  • Almost a hundred years earlier the group depicting the saint and the devil had been installed in the tower's understructure.

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Syllabification: un·der·struc·ture

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