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.
Tenders are invited for Design, Installation, Testing And Commissioning Of Macl Signaling System With Electronic Interlocking (Ei/Ssi) With Distributed Type Of Architecture On Ofc Back Bone At The Station Rasmara, Murhipar, Parmalkasa, Rajnandgaon, Bakal And Salwa (Hot Standby Configuration With Dual Vdu) And Modification Of Existing Rri( Metal To Metal, Siemens Type) At Durg In Connection With Durg-Rajnanadgaon 3Rd Line Work ; Goods Loop( 10Th Line) At Durg; Conversion Of C Class Station To B Class At Bakal And Long Loop At Salwa In Nagpur And Raipur Division Of S.
This type of architecture is offered in single-stack solutions.
This type of architecture is present in abundance in the mountain villages.
MRI systems are divided on the basis of type of architecture and field strength, whereas CT scanners are segmented by type of slice.
In this area two caravansaries or inns can be noted, built of stone and the type of architecture shows that both were constructed simultaneously during the Safavid era.
Born in 1970 as the post-war building revolution was drawing to a close, he grew up in Croydon and believes this could be where his interest in this particular type of architecture was born.
This type of architecture has hitherto been half-hearted, I suspect, because its task is not necessarily to be self-effacing.
In this type of architecture, the replacement of any part must be completed without interruption in production.
Their work marks the first time scientists have succeeded in "programming" particles to join in this manner and offers a type of architecture that could enhance the creation of synthetic materials.
But Meltzer said he ended up staying away from that type of architecture during his career.
I remember my art teacher in A Level art studies in the late 1960s heavily condemning this type of architecture.