- Robert Charles,born 1925, U.S. architect.
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Examples from the Web for venturi
Scott Brown adds that the politics she and Venturi shared were points of contention as well.
Venturi and Scott Brown revisited Las Vegas in 1997 and again last year.
The lower end of this tubular body is contracted, as shown at B, so as to form what is called a venturi tube.Motors
James Slough Zerbe
Venturi was the only one who remained, and he came often to see me, and we talked at length about Art.
It was a great fatigue to me to give my news to Venturi when he desired to hear from me.
An idling or primary nozzle is arranged to discharge above the top of the venturi throat.
All the passages between the venturi throat and the inlet valve have been carefully finished and polished.
- Robert. born 1925, US architect, a pioneer of the postmodernist style. His writings include Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (1966)
Word Origin and History for venturi
1887, in reference to Italian physicist G.B. Venturi (1746-1822).
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