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landscape architecture

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Definition of landscape architecture in English:

noun

[mass noun]
The art and practice of designing the outdoor environment, especially designing parks or gardens to harmonize with buildings and roads.
Example sentences
  • The panels are made up persons with expertise in the areas of architecture, landscape architecture, urban design or environmental planning.
  • It's quickly becoming indispensable for any public library, any design firm, and any school of architecture, landscape architecture, or interior design.
  • Works by recent graduates in architecture, landscape architecture, city and regional planning, and urban design are showcased.

Derivatives

landscape architect

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noun
Example sentences
  • Thanks again for a great article that clearly addressed the important issues underlying the need for collaboration between the architect and the landscape architect.
  • The person leading a team of designers, whether it's the architect or the landscape architect, must have a clear vision for the project, he says.
  • I figure either I will think about it or a landscape architect will think about it.

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