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What is architecture? Even great architects don't agree. Can we call a simple cabin architecture? How about a war memorial? Tell us how you define the word architecture, and read the definitions posted by others.

Define Architecture

Special Purpose Architecture

Architecture means the monuments, temples, and other things built for special purposes.
—Guest mehak

Art Science

"Architecture is the art and science that deals with the designing & construction of buildings with durable materials, following certain canons in order to produce structures that are suited to their purpose, visually stimulating & are aesthetically pleasing."
—Guest GABRIEL S. TUKURA

Abstractions and Models

Architecture is the use of abstractions and models to simplify and communicate complex structures and processes to improve understanding and forecasting.
—Guest Ahmed Umar Prince

Defination of architecture

architecture is a science and art of designing space to occupy function.
—Guest muh'd saleh nasado

Schizoid Act

Architecture is a schizoid act. It involves reducing the world to a piece of paper.
—Guest osegbo brenda

Architecture

Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings.
—Guest olaitan

Defination of Architecture

(1). Architecture is a mixture of art and science. (2). Architecture is the beauty of a building.
—Guest Architect haider ali

THINK+DRAW

Architecture is the process of creating livable spaces: ideated or visual for man's benefits with the most available economic resources, with the intention of not terminating the future value of the resources.
—Guest Ejeng Ukabi

Architecture Means....

Architecture is a designer work that is art, where we can have different lifestyles, i think.
—Guest shilpa

Architecture

Architecture is the art which seeks to harmonize in building the requirements of utility and beauty.
—Guest Roopesh Kumar .K

Purposeful Design

Architecture is something that constrains the design of a subject and its components to achieve one or more purposes.
—Guest John Pederson

Physical Structure

Architecture is the building and other physical structure
—Guest Abati tunde. z.

Fantasy into Reality

Architecture is life that brings fantasy in reality.
—Guest A.K.G

Community

Architecture is not only designing buildings but it also includes community.
—Guest yonatan

Definition of Architecture:

The art of designing a physical structure with refrence to science is called Architecture.
—Guest nazir ahmed

Define Architecture

What Is Architecture?

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