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Architecture contemporaine

Of or pertaining to the building style of the present day. Not to be confused with modern architecture which refers to the building style of the early to mid-20th century.

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Architecture contemporaine

religious architecture

Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

Religious architecture (also known as sacred architecture) is concerned with the design and construction of places of worship and/or sacred or intentional space, such as churches, mosques, stupas, ...


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

The winner of an architecture competition gets commissioned to realise an architectural project.


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

The work of the joiner, the fabrication and installation of fittings in buildings with materials such as wood and aluminium.


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

1. The act of improving by renewing and restoring 2. The state of being restored to its former good condition.


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

Any large object permanently fixed to Earth's surface or in its orbit, as a result of construction, and the arrangement of its parts. There can be buildings and nonbuilding structures, and man-made ...


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

Excavation of earth, as in engineering construction, which consists in removing earth from a sloping place in order to make a flat and horizontal ground.


Architecture; Architecture contemporaine

The act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air, around a closed space. A mechanical system in a building that provides fresh air.

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