landscape architect


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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.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.landscape architect - someone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractivelylandscape architect - someone who arranges features of the landscape or garden attractively
architect, designer - someone who creates plans to be used in making something (such as buildings)
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Translations
kertépítõ mérnöktájkerttervezõ

landscape architect

narchitetto del paesaggio
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She concluded that from a landscape architect's perspective, local identity must be protected, ecological diversity embraced and artificial treatments chosen wisely.
For a new home, that might mean contacting the landscape architect even before construction begins.
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You can start a career as a landscape architect by completing either a degree in landscape architecture accredited by the Landscape Institute (LI), or an accredited postgraduate course (if you already have a degree in a related subject).
She holds a landscape architect license in Washington state, and she is also an accredited professional with the American Rainwater Catchment Systems Association.
The brief to designers, architects, landscape architects, artists and students under 34 was to work on ideas to solve the area's problems and improve how it looks and works.
Jo worked as a landscape architect at the Bristol office of design firm BDP, alongside her boyfriend Greg Reardon, 27.
Craig Bergmann, a landscape architect in Wilmette, Ill., noticed that the submerged lamps in the pond were topped with bronze covers with a lily pad motif.
Regarding the sidebar "Green Jobs Under Your Nose" (September-October 2009), which mentioned Landscape Architect as a job title and the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD) as a resource, we would like to point out that APLD's 1,300 members focus on residential and garden design and cannot, by law, be called landscape architects.
Landscape architect Myers discusses the work of Andrea Cochran, a California based landscape architect.

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