from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of or relating to a style of baroque architecture of Spain and its Latin-American colonies, characterized by elaborate and extravagant decoration.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Relating to a Spanish baroque architectural style that started in the late 17th century to the early 18th century; characterized by flamboyant ornamentation
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Noting an elaborate phase of the baroque style in architecture which originated in Spain in the seventeenth century.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having elaborate symmetrical ornamentation
Spanish churrigueresco, after José Benito Churriguera (1665-1725), Spanish architect.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Named for José Benito Churriguera (1665-1725), a Spanish architect and sculptor (Wiktionary)