facadism

or fa·çad·ism

[ fuh-sah-diz-uh m ]
/ fəˈsɑ dɪz əm /

noun

the principle or practice of preserving the fronts of buildings that have elegant architectural designs; the construction of a modern building behind its old or original front.

Nearby words

  1. fabulist,
  2. fabulous,
  3. fabulously,
  4. fac.,
  5. facade,
  6. faccp,
  7. facd,
  8. face,
  9. face angle,
  10. face bow

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