megastructures

megastructure

[meg-uh-struhk-cher]
noun
1.
a very large, usually high-rise building or a complex of such buildings used for many purposes, as for apartments, offices, stores, theaters, and athletic facilities.
2.
a very large, complex organization.

Origin:
1960–65; mega- + structure

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