Construct from - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
construct (something) from (something)
To build something from certain materials or items. We constructed our solar system from foam balls and popsicle sticks—what did you guys use?
construct something from something and construct something out of something
to build something using something. Do you want to construct the house from wood? Shall we construct the building out of stone?
References in periodicals archive
By distinguishing the construct from
the event he was able to develop an understanding of hypnosis that fully accounted for the observations with descriptions closely tied to the observations.
There is no doubt that career theories address the self construct from
very different angles, based on diverse philosophical backgrounds and with varied purposes.