architectonic

[ahr-ki-tek-ton-ik]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the principles of architecture.
2.
resembling architecture, especially in its highly organized manner or technique of structure: the architectonic perfection of his new novel.

Origin:
1635–45; < Latin architectonicus < Greek architektonikós of, belonging to architecture. See archi-, tectonic

architectonically, adverb
nonarchitectonic, adjective
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architectonic (ˌɑːkɪtɛkˈtɒnɪk)
 
adj
1.  denoting, relating to, or having architectural qualities
2.  metaphysics of or relating to the systematic classification of knowledge
 
[C16: from Late Latin architectonicus concerning architecture; see architect]
 
architec'tonically
 
adv

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architectonic
c.1600 (implied in architectonical), "pertaining to architecture," from L. architectonicus, from Gk. arkhitektonikos "pertaining to a master builder," from arkhitekton (see architect). Metaphysical sense, "pertaining to systematization of knowledge," is from 1801.
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The indecisive dreamy composition gives place to a noble architectonic.
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