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- n. A development of postmodern architecture that began in the late 1980s, characterized by ideas of fragmentation, an interest in manipulating ideas of a structure's surface or skin, and non-rectilinear shapes which serve to distort and dislocate.
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- n. a school of architecture based on the philosophical theory of deconstruction
deconstructive + -ism (Wiktionary)