architect
I noun architectus, artificer, author, begetter, builder, composer, constructor, contriver, creator, designer, deviser, draftsman, enterpriser, founder, framer, generator, introducer, inventor, maker, organizer, originator, planner, prime mover, projector, schemer II index author (originator), contractor

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


architect
A professional firm or an individual who has professional qualifications relating to the design of buildings who are members of the RIBA and entitled to use the word "Architect" in their professional title (under the Architect's Act).

Easyform Glossary of Law Terms. — UK law terms.


architect
A person who prepares the plan and design of a building or other structure and sometimes supervises its construction.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


architect
A person who prepares the plan and design of a building or other structure and sometimes supervises its construction.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

Synonyms:
(of buildings) / , , ,


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