Unit construction

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unit construction

[′yü·nət kən′strək·shən]
(building construction)
An assembly comprising two or more walls, plus floor and ceiling construction, ready for shipping to a building site.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Unit construction

A construction method which includes two or more preassembled walls, together with floor and ceiling construction, ready for shipment to the building site.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved

modular construction

1. Construction in which a selected unit or module, such as a box or other subcomponent, is used repeatedly in the aggregate construction.
2. A system of construction employing large, prefabricated, mass-produced, partially preassembled sections or modules which are subsequently put together in the field.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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