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

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

  2. Architecture(noun)

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

    Etymology: [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.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. architecture

    See NAVAL ARCHITECTURE.

Editors Contribution

  1. architecture

    The intuitive ability, art, experience, knowledge, science, skills and mind to create, design, build and construct.

    Some buildings when you look at them you just see amazing architecture, the blend of angles, colors, style, design and materials are amazing.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  

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. Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji:

    The unique architecture, lighting and patterns presented in the Iranian baths catches the eye at first glance.

  2. Hans Mosesmann:

    They made huge bets in terms of process technology, architecture and packaging.

  3. Fernanda Ly:

    Nicolas was really interested anyway in Japanese culture and architecture, and I think it shows in the structure of the clothes are the materials he uses, it's a happy coincidence.

  4. Finnish International Design Foundation:

    From the outside, Northern countries often get grouped together, but the Swedes and Danes are so much better at communicating the country as a design and architecture destination, we're a bit stuck with old names.

  5. Robert Bigelow:

    This type of architecture has never been flown before, we're not 100 percent sure of its behavior. It is a testing station. That is the whole point here, in all respects.

Images & Illustrations of architecture

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