Building

  • 1 building — I (business of assembling) noun aedificatio, amalgamation, architecture, arrangement, assembling, causation, collocation, compilation, composition, compounding, conformation, conjunction, constitution, construction, contriving, craftsmanship,… …

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  • 2 building — build‧ing [ˈbɪldɪŋ] noun [uncountable] PROPERTY the business of building houses, offices, factories etc: • The building industry is still in recession. * * * building UK US /ˈbɪldɪŋ/ noun ► [C] PROPERTY a structure with walls and a roof, for… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 3 building — [ b(ɥ)ildiŋ ] n. m. • 1895; mot angl. amér., de to build « construire » ♦ Anglic., vieilli Vaste immeuble moderne, à nombreux étages. ⇒ gratte ciel, 1. tour. « Le building monte ! vingt puits d ascenseurs le perforent de bout en bout » (Duhamel) …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 4 Building 19 — Building #19 is a chain of discount stores in New England. The main Building #19 store is located in Weymouth, Massachusetts; other stores have a fraction appended to their name (such as Building 19½, in Burlington or Building #19¾, in Norwood).… …

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  • 5 Building 20 — was the name used to refer to the building on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, originally as a temporary structure, during World War II. It housed the Radiation Laboratory (or Rad Lab ), where fundamental advances in… …

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  • 6 building — n Building, edifice, structure, pile are comparable when they mean a construction (as of wood, brick, or stone) intended to house a family, a business, or an institution. Building is the common and in most cases the adequate term {a school… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 7 building — BUÍLDING s. v. zgârie nori. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  BUILDING s.n. (Rar) Clădire modernă de mari dimensiuni. [pron. bíl din. / < engl. building]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 23.11.2004. Sursa: DN  BUILDING [BIL DING] s. n.… …

    Dicționar Român

  • 8 building — [bil′diŋ] n. 1. anything that is built with walls and a roof, as a house or factory; structure 2. the act, process, work, or business of constructing houses, ships, etc. SYN. BUILDING is the general term applied to a fixed structure in which… …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Building — Build ing, n. 1. The act of constructing, erecting, or establishing. [1913 Webster] Hence it is that the building of our Sion rises no faster. Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster] 2. The art of constructing edifices, or the practice of civil architecture.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 building — ► NOUN 1) a structure with a roof and walls. 2) the process or trade of building houses and other structures …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Building 55 — was an EP released in 1999 by Canadian singer songwriter Kathleen Edwards. Only 500 copies of the EP were printed, and it has become a highly sought after collector s item following the success of Edwards subsequent albums Failer , Back To Me and …

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  • 12 building — (n.) a structure, c.1300, from prp. of BUILD (Cf. build) (v.) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 building — (izg. bìlding) m DEFINICIJA term. 1. u keramici način izrade zemljanih posuda bez lončarskog kola 2. arhit. blokovi visokih građevina i nebodera ETIMOLOGIJA engl …

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  • 14 building — [n] constructed dwelling architecture, construction, domicile, edifice, erection, fabric, framework, home, house, hut, pile, superstructure; concepts 439,441 …

    New thesaurus

  • 15 Building — For other uses, see Building (disambiguation). Further information: Real estate development A building and skybridge in Munich, Germany …

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  • 16 building — Structure designed for habitation, shelter, storage, trade, manufacture, religion, business, education, and the like. A structure or edifice inclosing a space within its walls, and usually, but not necessarily, covered with a roof. Netter v.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 17 building — Structure designed for habitation, shelter, storage, trade, manufacture, religion, business, education, and the like. A structure or edifice inclosing a space within its walls, and usually, but not necessarily, covered with a roof. Netter v.… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 building — n. 1) to build, erect, put up; renovate a building 2) to demolish, raze, tear down a building 3) to gut a building (fire gutted the building) 4) a dilapidated, gutted, ramshackle, tumbledown; low; tall building 5) an apartment (AE); public… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 19 building — buildingless, adj. /bil ding/, n. 1. a relatively permanent enclosed construction over a plot of land, having a roof and usually windows and often more than one level, used for any of a wide variety of activities, as living, entertaining, or… …

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  • 20 building — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Architectural structure Nouns 1. edifice, structure, construction. See form, production, architecture. 2. house, home, abode. 3. (types of buildings) A frame, prefab, Quonset hut, ranch house, saltbox,… …

    English dictionary for students


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