from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Le Corbusier Pseudonym of Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887-1965. Swiss-born French architect and writer. The most powerful advocate of the modernist school, he designed numerous functional concrete buildings and high-rise residential complexes.

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  • n. French architect (born in Switzerland) (1887-1965)


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  • Name is from French verb courber - to bend. A force much as a human being

    October 24, 2010