What was left of the military a garrison had erected some makeshift fortifications but refrained from destroying the bridge.
The Chinese government has erected 400 rehabilitation boot camps like this one to treat Internet addiction disorder.
The first modern fence in Naco was erected in the early 90s.
Schools and hospitals have to be erected, and funding provided for their operation.
Or that Columbus had at least anticipated that monuments would be erected in his memory and honor.
We erected a cross in every township, and explained its signification to the inhabitants, and what great veneration was due to it.
Temples of the greatest magnificence were erected in honor of this goddess.
Sulla celebrated the festival for the victory in Thebes at the fountain of Oedipus, where he erected a stage.
It consisted of about fifty wigwams, erected upon an eminence but slightly elevated above the level prairie.
The institution was richly endowed, and magnificent buildings were erected for its use.
late 14c., "upright, not bending," from Latin erectus "upright, elevated, lofty; eager, alert, aroused," past participle of erigere "raise or set up," from e- "up" + regere "to direct, keep straight, guide" (see regal).
c.1400, a back-formation from erect (adj.) or else from Latin erectus. Related: Erected; erecting.
erect e·rect (ĭ-rěkt')
Being in or having a vertical, upright position.
Being in or having a stiff, rigid physiological condition.