from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To break down into components; dismantle.
- transitive v. To write about or analyze (a literary text, for example), following the tenets of deconstruction.
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- v. To break something down into its component parts.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To interpret (a text or an artwork) by the method of deconstruction.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To take apart (what has been put together); undo the construction of; undo (what has been done).
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. interpret (a text or an artwork) by the method of deconstructing
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