Building

Definition of Building

Build´ing
n.1.The act of constructing, erecting, or establishing.
Hence it is that the building of our Sion rises no faster.
- Bp. Hall.
2.The art of constructing edifices, or the practice of civil architecture.
The execution of works of architecture necessarily includes building; but building is frequently employed when the result is not architectural.
- Hosking.
3.That which is built; a fabric or edifice constructed, as a house, a church, etc.

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