What does architecture mean?

Definitions for architecture
ˈɑr kɪˌtɛk tʃərar·chi·tec·ture

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word architecture.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. architecture(noun)

    an architectural product or work

  2. architecture(noun)

    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"

  3. architecture(noun)

    the profession of designing buildings and environments with consideration for their esthetic effect

  4. 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"

Wiktionary

  1. architecture(Noun)

    The art and science of designing buildings and other structures.

    The architecture throughout NYC is amazing.

  2. architecture(Noun)

    The profession of an architect.

  3. architecture(Noun)

    Any particular style of building design.

  4. architecture(Noun)

    A unifying structure.

  5. architecture(Noun)

    A specific model of a microchip or CPU.

    The Intel architectures have more software written for them.

  6. architecture(Noun)

    The structure and design of a system or product.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Architecture(noun)

    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

  2. Architecture(noun)

    construction, in a more general sense; frame or structure; workmanship

  3. Origin: [L. architectura, fr. architectus: cf. F. architecture. See Architect.]

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. architecture

    A framework or structure that portrays relationships among all the elements of the subject force, system, or activity.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3445

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4216

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'architecture' in Nouns Frequency: #1386

How to pronounce architecture ?

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How to say architecture in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of architecture in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of architecture in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of architecture in a Sentence

  1. Johann von Goethe:

    I call architecture frozen music.

  2. Philip Johnson:

    ARCHITECTURE, n The art of how to waste space.

  3. Philip Johnson:

    Architecture is the art of how to waste space.

  4. Coco Chanel:

    Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions.

  5. Yoshio Kato:

    In the future architecture will be designed by writers.

Images & Illustrations of architecture

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