structure (part of speech: noun)
- This however is, or rather was, an edifice of some beauty. - "The Campaigns of the British Army at Washington and New Orleans 1814-1815", G. R. Gleig.
- He saw the edifice which he had been constructing his whole life, sink into the ground before him. - "A Struggle for Rome, Vol. 2 (of 3)", Felix Dahn.
- When he said he was in rooms in London, and had his only sister with him, she signified with a kind and graceful bend of the lace- enfolded shoulders and the bewigged head within the wonderful edifice of a cap, that she meant to have the pleasure of calling on Miss Ironside. - "A Houseful of Girls", Sarah Tytler.