What is another word for architecture?

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[ ˈɑːkɪtˌɛkt͡ʃə], [ ˈɑːkɪtˌɛkt‍ʃə], [ ˈɑː_k_ɪ_t_ˌɛ_k_tʃ_ə]

Architecture refers to the design and construction of buildings and other physical structures. Its synonyms include building design, construction, engineering, urban planning, and landscape design. These terms suggest the importance of planning and designing structures that not only serve their intended purpose but also blend harmoniously with the surrounding environment. Architectural design can be functional, aesthetic, or both, and involves careful consideration of materials, style, and structural integrity. It requires a unique blend of creativity and technical knowledge, as well as a deep understanding of the historical, cultural, and social context in which the structure will be built. Whether creating towering skyscrapers or modest homes, architecture is an essential component of the built environment that shapes our lives and communities.

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Usage examples for Architecture

There was a look of fear, of painful constraint, in Jane Oglander's face; and as she came forward she kept the book she had been holding, a manual on practical cottage architecture, in her hand, open.
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes
There are no long uniform lines of architecture, like those of the capital on the Neva.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
A hundred and twenty-six years after it was painted, this chapel was pulled down, to be replaced by a totally different style of architecture; and as the picture was then smoke-stained and "old-fashioned" it would in all likelihood drop into some lumber-room.
Beatrice Fortescue

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