parti

[ pahr-tee, pahr-tee ]

nounArchitecture.
  1. the basic scheme or concept of an architectural design.

Origin of parti

1
1805–15; <French: task assigned, treatment, noun use of past participle of partir to part

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How to use parti in a sentence

  • He lives in New York, and he must certainly know that I am considered an unexceptionable parti.

    They Looked and Loved | Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
  • C'est le livre le plus hardi et le plus terrible qui ait jamais parti dans aucun lieu du monde.

    Baron d'Holbach | Max Pearson Cushing