See also 20. ARCHITECTURE ; 212. HOUSES ; 317. PLACES .
- 1. an abnormal fear of being too close to buildings.
- 2. an abnormal fear of tall buildings.
- British. the use of shoddy techniques and materials in construction. Also called jerrybuilding. —jerrybuilder , n. —jerrybuilt , adj.
- British. a person who purchases old structures and disassembles them for salvageable materials and scrap.
- the study of sacred buildings. —naological , adj.
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