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OTHER WORDS FROM substructuresub·struc·tur·al, adjective
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It was pulled down in 1547, but the substructure was left standing, and some private houses were erected upon it.The Cathedral Church of Canterbury [2nd ed.].|Hartley Withers
The side facing the north rested upon a solid substructure of hard blocks of hewn stone washed by the waves.Arachne, Complete|Georg Ebers
It is indeed the foundation, the substructure of a plant, but not strictly the first thing that starts to grow.
Early in September the first brick of my new National Opera-house, prior to the commencement of the substructure, was laid.The Mapleson Memoirs, vol I|James H. Mapleson
The street at this point is (or was) obviously supported upon a masonry substructure, upon which the houses abut.Thomas Hardy's Dorset|Robert Thurston Hopkins