Venturi

[ven-too r-ee]
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Contemporary Examples of venturi

  • Scott Brown adds that the politics she and Venturi shared were points of contention as well.

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    Rachel Wolff

    March 25, 2010

  • Venturi and Scott Brown revisited Las Vegas in 1997 and again last year.

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British Dictionary definitions for venturi

Venturi

noun
  1. Robert. born 1925, US architect, a pioneer of the postmodernist style. His writings include Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (1966)
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Word Origin and History for venturi

Venturi

1887, in reference to Italian physicist G.B. Venturi (1746-1822).

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