architectural
adjective Date: 1786 1. of or relating to architecture ; conforming to the rules of architecture 2. having or conceived of as having a single unified overall design, form, or structurearchitecturally adverb

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  • architectural — architectural, ale, aux [ arʃitɛktyral, o ] adj. • 1803; de architecture ♦ Qui a rapport à l architecture, qui en a le caractère. Ensemble architectural. Type, motif architectural. Formes architecturales. L équilibre architectural d un roman. Adv …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • architectural — UK US /ˌɑːkɪˈtektʃərəl/ adjective PROPERTY ► relating to the design of buildings: » architectural firm »Several architectural styles are being considered for the proposed housing development. »Ground Zero is the most emotive architectural project …   Financial and business terms

  • Architectural — Ar chi*tec tur*al, a. Of or pertaining to the art of building; conformed to the rules of architecture. {Ar chi*tec tur*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • architectural — architectural, ale (ar chi tè ktu ral, ral ) adj. Qui appartient à l architecture. Les termes architecturaux …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • architectural — (adj.) 1762; see ARCHITECTURE (Cf. architecture) + AL (Cf. al) (1). Related: Architecturally …   Etymology dictionary

  • architectural — architectonic (see under ARCHITECTURE) …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • architectural — [är΄kətek′chər əl] adj. 1. of or connected with architecture 2. having the qualities of architecture architecturally adv …   English World dictionary

  • architectural — [[t]ɑ͟ː(r)kɪte̱ktʃərəl[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Architectural means relating to the design and construction of buildings. ...Tibet s architectural heritage. ...the unique architectural style of towns like Lamu. Derived words: architecturally ADV ADV… …   English dictionary

  • architectural — ar|chi|tec|tu|ral [ ,arkı tektʃərəl ] adjective relating to architecture: architectural features/details The little town of Stein am Rhein is an architectural gem. ╾ ar|chi|tec|tu|ral|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • architectural — UK [ˌɑː(r)kɪˈtektʃ(ə)rəl] / US [ˌɑrkɪˈtektʃərəl] adjective relating to architecture architectural features/details The little town of Stein am Rhein is an architectural gem. Derived word: architecturally adverb …   English dictionary

  • architectural — adjective of or pertaining to the art and science of architecture (Freq. 4) architectural history architectural design • Pertains to noun: ↑architecture …   Useful english dictionary

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