Meaning of ARCHITECT in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ ɑ:(r)kɪtekt ]
An architect is a person who designs buildings.
You can use architect to refer to a person who plans large projects such as landscaping or railways.
...Paul Andreu, chief architect of French railways.
N-COUNT : with supp , oft N of n
The architect of an idea, event, or institution is the person who invented it or made it happen. ( FORMAL )
...Russia’s chief architect of economic reform.
N-COUNT : oft N of n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006