You look at a structured coat from the front, and then from the back you see this beautiful pleat.
Downtown darling Vena Cava showed off a structured collection, full of modern lines and alluring glimpses of skin.
And of course, she had her handbag: large, structured, ivory.
They were the ones—not the banks—that invented, structured, and funded the credit-card game.
Gape at the chart that shows the chilling growth in derivatives, just one flavor of “structured product.”
The original index was structured in a way not suitable for this ebook.
How much more would change prevail in ages when structured knowledge had hardly come into existence.
It was more a way that society should not be structured, that he talked about.
Numerous and widely diffused were the myths of a primeval ocean out of which the structured universe arose.
Did he ever discuss with you his notion of how society ought to be structured?
mid-15c., "action or process of building or construction," from Latin structura "a fitting together, adjustment, building," from structus, past participle of struere "to pile, build, assemble," related to strues "heap," from PIE *stere- "to spread, extend, stretch out" (cf. Sanskrit strnoti "strews, throws down;" Avestan star- "to spread out, stretch out;" Greek stronymi "strew," stroma "bedding, mattress," sternon "breast, breastbone;" Latin sternere "to stretch, extend;" Old Church Slavonic stira, streti "spread," strama "district;" Russian stroji "order;" Gothic straujan, Old High German strouwen, Old English streowian "to sprinkle, strew;" Old English streon "strain," streaw "straw, that which is scattered;" Old High German stirna "forehead," strala "arrow, lightning bolt;" Old Irish fo-sernaim "spread out," srath "a wide river valley;" Welsh srat "plain"). Meaning "that which is constructed, a building or edifice" is from 1610s.
"put together systematically," by 1855, from structure (n.). Related: Structured; structuring. Structured "organized so as to produce results" is from 1959.
structure struc·ture (strŭk'chər)
The arrangement or formation of the tissues, organs, or other parts of an organism.
A tissue, an organ, or other formation made up of different but related parts.