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Synonyms for building

Synonyms for building

a usually permanent construction, such as a house or store

Synonyms for building

a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place

the commercial activity involved in repairing old structures or constructing new ones

the occupants of a building

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(34) Bishop d'Avanzo stated: uno verbo a fundamento aedificium absolute pendet, non viceversa....
Thus we can see that the oppida acted as large governing units while the vici and aedificium were smaller, agricultural towns and private rural settlements.
Vitruvius does not shed any light on the use of the term "villa." He uses the word aedificium, building, and distinguishes private from public buildings.
In the biblical account of this vision, Ezekiel is brought to a mountain where he sees a sort of city (quasi aedificium civitatis) - a phrase that is made much of in later commentary.
In the medieval tradition of aedificium scripturae, discussed by Gellrich in The Idea of the Book in the Middle Ages, the building of a building and the building of a book often were mental equivalents.