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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?
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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?
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The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is enthusiastic about the use of constructed wetlands for wastewater treatment.
In Columbus, Ohio, a 624,000 square foot industrial expansion project located at Rickenbacker Global Logistics Park that will be constructed in the Company's joint venture with CSL Rickenbacker, Ltd.
The commissioner was also told the MDA had never constructed any road in the past from its own resources.
FC Balochistan had constructed homes for the families of martyrs in their respected areas, he said adding that FC would not leave the families of the martyrs alone.
That length of the A 725/A726 Shawhead - East Kilbride - Phillipshill Roundabout Trunk Road, being the newly constructed northbound carriageway from a point directly under the centreline of the Diamond Interchange overbridge , generally northwards to its intersection with the centre point of the roundabout at the M8/A8 Edinburgh - Greenock Trunk Road eastbound on/off slip, a distance of 1.
Strazevica Tunnel exit, the left tunnel tube, is constructed in the length of 115m and ends at km 588+258.
The Tank Zam dam will be constructed at river Tank Zam near Hanas Tangi Dera Ismail Khan Khyber Pakhtunkhaw.
Capital projects, other than schools, with an estimated construction cost of more than $12,000,000 but less than $30,000,000 must be designed and constructed so as to reduce energy cost by a minimum of twenty percent.
Tax advisers should review prior-year returns of clients that constructed buildings or own farms, ranches, resorts, golf courses or other land on which depreciable improvements were made, to determine whether all allowable depreciation was claimed.
William Mitsch, a professor of natural resources, environmental science, and ecological engineering at The Ohio State University, and editor of the journal Ecological Engineering, says constructed wetlands are often used in places that can't afford any other treatment methods.
The 4,100-square-foot home was constructed with help from a Toyota Land Cruiser winch for lifting beams and a 3,000-watt generator for running power tools.
Social constructionists posit that reality is constructed through dynamic socialization and that the sociology of knowledge must examine the process in which this reality construction occurs (Berger & Luckmann, 1966, p.
Exploring the public norms by which lesbian bodies are constituted and contained, Jakobsen makes compelling claims about the ways in which bodies are constructed in the public arena - and thus rendered visible and/or invisible.
Although many literary autobiographies convey an individual's acquisition of subjectivity through literacy, through writing subjectivity into a text, Hurston resists this tradition because her subjectivity has been previously constructed through the orality of folklore.
At the same time artists were experimenting with the built model as a medium: Harald Klingelholler constructed his sculptures out of cardboard, a much-used material for models; Reinhard Mucha built architectural and exhibition models from pieces of furniture; Thomas Schutte peopled his models with little figures and began making his brico-lage constructions.