Meaning of ARCHITECT in English


/ahr"ki tekt'/ , n.

1. a person who engages in the profession of architecture.

2. a person professionally engaged in the design of certain large constructions other than buildings and the like: landscape architect; naval architect.

3. the deviser, maker, or creator of anything: the architects of the Constitution of the United States.


4. to plan, organize, or structure as an architect: The house is well architected.

[ 1555-65; architectus architékton, equiv. to Gk archi- ARCHI- + tekton builder, craftsman ]

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