Construct state
Construct Con"struct, a. Formed by, or relating to, construction, interpretation, or inference. [1913 Webster]

{Construct form} or {Construct state} (Heb. Gram.), that of a noun used before another which has the genitive relation to it. [1913 Webster]


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