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landscape architect

n.
One whose profession is the decorative and functional alteration and planting of grounds, especially at or around a building site.

landscape architecture n.

land′scape ar`chitecture


n.
the art or profession of arranging or modifying the features of a landscape, an urban area, etc., for aesthetic or practical reasons.
[1830–40]
land′scape ar`chitect, n.
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Noun1.landscape architecture - the branch of architecture dealing with the arrangement of land and buildings for human use and enjoymentlandscape architecture - the branch of architecture dealing with the arrangement of land and buildings for human use and enjoyment
architecture - the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings; "architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"
Translations
architecture paysagère

landscape architecture

narchitettura del paesaggio
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