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Origin of destruct

First recorded in 1630–40; back formation from destruction
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British Dictionary definitions for destruct

destruct
/ (dɪˈstrʌkt) /

verb

to destroy (one's own missile or rocket) for safety
(intr) (of a missile or rocket) to be destroyed, for safety, by those controlling it; self-destruct

noun

the act of destructing

adjective

designed to be capable of destroying itself or the object, system, or installation containing itdestruct mechanism
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