ar‧chi‧tec‧ture S3 W3
the style and design of a building or buildings
the architecture of Venice
the art and practice of planning and designing buildings:
He studied architecture at university.
the structure of something:
the architecture of DNA
4TD [uncountable and countable]TD technical
the structure of a computer system and the way it works
Architecturally, Chengdu is quite different from most of China.