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theoria

meaning of the vocabulary of the visual construct

Graphie

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military projection

in a military projection, the horizontal sections are isometrically drawn so that the floor plans are not distorted and the verticals are drawn at an...

vignette

a vignette is a drawing that is shaded off gradually into the surrounding paper so as to leave no definite line at the border also:...

draft

a draft is a preliminary sketch of a design or plan, typically one subject to revision also: preliminary sketch

masterplan

a comprehensive urban plan of action also: master plan

elevation

an elevation is an orthographic projection of an object or structure on a vertical picture plane parallel to one of its sides also: elevation drawing

rendering

a rendering is a drawing, especially a perspective, of a building or interior space, artistically delineating materials, shades, and shadows, usually done for the...

grading plan

a grading plan is a plan showing the proposed finish contours and elevations of the ground surface of a construction site also: grading plan

section

a section is an orthographic projection of an object or structure as it would appear if cut through by an intersecting plane to show...

contour drawing

Contour drawing is a technique of drawing lines to represent the contours of a subject, without shading or modelling of form.

Geometry

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octagon

An octagon is a plane figure with eight straight sides and eight angles also: regular octagon

tetrahedron

In geometry, a tetrahedron, also known as a triangular pyramid, is a polyhedron composed of four triangular faces, six straight edges, and four vertex corners....

golden section

The division of a line so that the whole is to the greater part as that part is to the smaller part (i.e. in...

NURBs

Non-uniform rational basis splines (NURBs) are curves and surfaces that introduce precision to the description of free-form surfaces. A NURBs curve is defined by its...

Voronoi diagram

A Voronoi diagram is the division of a space into contiguous neighbouring cells. The cells relate to a set of points ( Voronoi sites) in that...

Weaire-Phelan model

A regular assembly of two types of irregular polyhedral cells with twelve and fourteen faces, respectively, combined in the ratio or 2:6 in a...

Amman tiling

The Amman tiling is an aperiodic set of two tiles and a foursome of 'golden rhombohedra’, which form aperiodic tilings in three dimensions. The...

Vierendeel truss

The Vierendeel truss is one in which the numbers are not triangulated; the openings in the truss are polygonal, but not triangular. The frame has...

shape

the external form, contours, or outline of something. also: shapes

Logic

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cracking

to form something by forcing or pushing it out. variations: cracking | crack | cracks | cracked

lodge

to become firmly embedded in a place… variations: lodge | lodged | lodging

inscribing

to mark in a conspicuous way… variations: inscribing | inscribe | inscribed

expanding

to make larger or more extensive… variations: expanding | expand | expansion | expanded

lifting

to raise to a higher position or level… variations: lifting | lift | lifted | lifts

loop

to enfold or encircle in or with something arranged in a loop... variations: loop | looped | loops | looping

crumple

to press or crush into irregular folds or into a compact mass, to bend out of shape, rumple, or wrinkle… variations: crumple | crumpling | crumpled

extract

to remove or take out… variations: extract | extracting | extraction | extracts

entangled

to cause to become twisted together with or caught in… variations: entangled | tangle | entangle | entangler | entanglement

Gestalt

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systems

a set of things working together as parts of a mechanism or an interconnecting network; a complex whole. keyword: system

wordings

the words used to express something; the way in which something is expressed. keyword: wording

layers

one thickness, course, or fold laid or lying over or under another. keyword: layer

motions

the action or process of moving or being moved. keyword: motion

detours

a longer, less direct way to get where you're going; rerouting. keyword: detour

encounters

to unexpectedly be faced with or experience something. keyword: encounter

exposures

the fact of experiencing something or being affected by it because of being in a particular situation or place keyword: exposure

effects

a change which is a result or consequence of an action or other cause. keyword: effect

crossovers

The process or result of changing from one activity or style to another. keyword: crossover
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