type of architecture


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Noun1.type of architecture - architecture as a kind of art formtype of architecture - architecture as a kind of art form  
art form - (architecture) a form of artistic expression (such as writing or painting or architecture)
Bauhaus - a German style of architecture begun by Walter Gropius in 1918
Byzantine architecture - the style of architecture developed in the Byzantine Empire developed after the 5th century; massive domes with square bases and round arches and spires and much use of mosaics
classical architecture, Greco-Roman architecture - architecture influenced by the ancient Greeks or Romans
Gothic architecture, Gothic - a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; characterized by slender vertical piers and counterbalancing buttresses and by vaulting and pointed arches
Romanesque, Romanesque architecture - a style of architecture developed in Italy and western Europe between the Roman and the Gothic styles after 1000 AD; characterized by round arches and vaults and by the substitution of piers for columns and profuse ornament and arcades
Moorish, Moorish architecture - a style of architecture common in Spain from the 13th to 16th centuries; characterized by horseshoe-shaped arches
Victorian architecture - a style of architecture used in Britain during the reign of Queen Victoria; characterized by massive construction and elaborate ornamentation
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The new towers and buildings added to the ancient keep under the direction of Norman of Torn and the grim, old man whom he called father, were of the Norman type of architecture, the windows were larger, the carving more elaborate, the rooms lighter and more spacious.
This type of architecture would provide the most flexibility from a system-level standpoint, to form beams in high-multiuser scenarios.
Tenders are invited for Design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of Microprocessor based Electronic interlocking (El) system with distributed type of architecture (N+2 configuration) in "Hot stand By Mode" for execution of indoor and outdoor Signalling work which includes excavation of trench, laying of cables, casting of foundations of MACLS Signals & apparatus cases, erection/ installation of MACLS Signals, fixing & wiring of track circuits & point machines, centralized operation of points & signals etc as per RE standard, Interlocking of LC gates in connection with Jaipur yard remodelling work of Jaipur division
Has this dynamic type of architecture ever been attempted before?
However, he actually resented what these shopping centers turned out to be and didn't like to be called the father of this type of architecture.
How is this type of architecture typified by "raw concrete" known?
It's really the type of architecture you never get tired of," Johnson said.
This type of architecture was born as a result of the Panama-California Exposition, and became a US-style movement starting back in the early 20th Century.
At the very heart of the car is the 3,902cc turbo-charged V8 which set a new benchmark for this type of architecture.
That's the type of architecture that would make people think again about Coventry.
MRI systems are divided on the basis of type of architecture and field strength.
Instead, organizations are more likely to succeed when they match the type of architecture to their particular circumstances.