Le Corbusier

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Le Cor·bu·sier

 (lə kôr-bo͞o-zyā′, -bü-) Pseudonym of Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887-1965.
Swiss-born French architect and writer. The most powerful advocate of the modernist school, he designed numerous functional concrete buildings and high-rise residential complexes.

Le Corbusier

(French lə kɔrbyzje)
n
(Biography) real name Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887–1965, French architect and town planner, born in Switzerland. He is noted for his use of reinforced concrete and for his modular system, which used units of a standard size. His works include Unité d'Habitation at Marseilles (1946–52) and the city of Chandigarh, India (1954)

Le Cor•bu•sier

(lə ˌkɔr büˈzyeɪ)
n.
(Charles Édouard Jeanneret), 1887–1965, Swiss architect in France.
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When asked about this, he said: "I am related to the architect Charles le Corbusier.
It has been said that it was a task which would have defeated even the 20th Century architectural genius Charles Le Corbusier, and the results, claimed the development corporation and thousands of New Yorkers who participated in a massive public consultation process, were simply unacceptable.