Definition of Construing

1. Verb. (present participle of construe) ¹



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Definition of Construing

1. construe [v] - See also: construe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Construing

constructivisms
constructivist
constructivists
constructor
constructorless
constructors
constructs
constructure
constructures
construe
construe with
construed
construer
construers
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construing (current term)
constuprate
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consubstantial
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consubstantially
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consubstantiation
consubstantiations
consuetude
consuetudes

Literary usage of Construing

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1. Rose's Notes on the United States Supreme Court Reports (2 Dallas to 241 by Walter Malins Rose, Charles Lawrence Thompson, United States Supreme Court (1918)
"852, construing patent for fountain- pens; National Progress Bunching Mach. ... 132, 8 CCA 41, construing patent on rolling-mill machine; Lamson Cash Ry. ..."

2. A Treatise on Wills by Thomas Jarman, Leopold George Gordon Robbins, Melville Madison Bigelow (1893)
"I. On construing Survivor as synonymous with Other. 1. Survivor if unexplained is ... As to construing "Survivor" as "Other" after an Estate Tail 1516 II. ..."

3. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1890)
"... says: "But in construing these laws, rules have been laid down which are valuable in every Slate; as that the erection of schools and the relief of the ..."

4. The American and English Encyclopedia of Law by John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland (1893)
"statute,1 regardless of priority of enactment.a For example, in construing revenue laws, general provisions imposing duties, though sufficiently broad to ..."

5. A Treatise on the Law of Life and Accident Insurance: Including Benefit by Frederick Hampden Bacon (1917)
"Difficulties in construing Language of the Policy Referring to the Application. ... It is in construing the language used in such reference that some of the ..."

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