architectural style


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Noun1.architectural style - architecture as a kind of art formarchitectural style - 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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Without as well as within, the houses seem inhospitable and mysterious--an impression which is difficult to explain, unless it has something to do with the actual architectural style.
The artist twists thoughts, ideas and sometimes Gothic architectural style.
The building is unique with its architectural style and belongs among the symbols of Slovakia's capital.
REST isn't the only architectural style for designing web APIs, of course.
So the word that was once associated with an elegant architectural style now names what is usually no more than a lowly storage area.
The artist who is an engineer by profession used Architectural style in calligraphy.
Some mosques will be built in the local style and Fatimid style, while others will follow the Ottoman style, or a modern architectural style," said Jassim.
The new hotel will follow traditional Korean architectural style, with wood columns, beams and Hanok roof and be built next to its flagship hotel located at the top of a hill with a view of Namsan Park.
You can add character and beauty to your home by learning more about your house's architectural style and adding design elements to complement the look.
A unique feature of the Hejazi architectural style is projecting wooden balconies, called rawshan, which comprise decorated doors and windows carved into screens that allow the passage of air for ventilation while at the same time ensuring the privacy of occupants.
The architectural style of the marble-made bathhouses is similar to that of the Damascene houses as their halls include a large number of arches and oriental paintings in addition to other oriental ornaments.
Jakarta, December 16 (ANI): Construction workers have found old structures, believed to be part of a 9th and 10th century temple, in Yogyakarta in Indonesia, with a specific architectural style and relief ornaments on its sides resembling those found at other significant historic Hindu and Buddhist temples.

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