Definitions for architectureˈɑr kɪˌtɛk tʃər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
ar•chi•tec•tureˈɑr kɪˌtɛk tʃər(n.)
the profession of designing buildings, open areas, communities, and other artificial constructions and environments.
the character or style of building:
the action or process of building; construction.
the result or product of architectural work.
the structure of something:
the architecture of a novel.
a fundamental underlying design of computer hardware, software, or both.
Origin of architecture:
1555–65; (< MF) < L architectūra. See architect , -ure
an architectural product or work
the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings
"architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
the profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect
computer architecture, architecture(noun)
(computer science) the structure and organization of a computer's hardware or system software
"the architecture of a computer's system software"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
architecture(noun)ˈɑr kɪˌtɛk tʃər
a style of building
architectureˈɑr kɪˌtɛk tʃər
the study of building design
He's studying architecture.
The art and science of designing buildings and other structures.
The architecture throughout NYC is amazing.
The profession of an architect.
Any particular style of building design.
A unifying structure.
A specific model of a microchip or CPU.
The Intel architectures have more software written for them.
The structure and design of a system or product.
the art or science of building; especially, the art of building houses, churches, bridges, and other structures, for the purposes of civil life; -- often called civil architecture
construction, in a more general sense; frame or structure; workmanship
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
A framework or structure that portrays relationships among all the elements of the subject force, system, or activity.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3445
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4216
Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Nouns Frequency: #1386
Translations for architecture
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the art of designing buildings
He's studying architecture; modern architecture.
- فَن العَمارَه، هَنْدَسَة البِناءArabic
- arquiteturaPortuguese (BR)
- die ArchitekturGerman
- arkitektúr, byggingarlistIcelandic
- seni binaMalay
- 建築學Chinese (Trad.)
- فن تعمیرUrdu
- công trình kiến trúcVietnamese
- 建筑学Chinese (Simp.)
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