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architectural

[ahr-ki-tek-cher-uh l] /ˌɑr kɪˈtɛk tʃər əl/
adjective
1.
of or relating to architecture:
architectural metals.
2.
conforming to the basic principles of architecture.
3.
having the qualities of architecture; characteristic of architecture; structural; architectonic.
Origin of architectural
1755-1765
First recorded in 1755-65; architecture + -al1
Related forms
architecturally, adverb
nonarchitectural, adjective
nonarchitecturally, adverb
semiarchitectural, adjective
semiarchitecturally, adverb
unarchitectural, adjective
unarchitecturally, adverb
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Word Origin and History for architectural
adj.

1762; see architecture + -al (1). Related: Architecturally.

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