noun (plural edifices)
Etymology: Middle English edifice, from Old French edifice, reborrowed from Latin aedificium "building", derived from aedificare, aedificÄre "to build, establish" (whence also edify).
- A building; a structure; an architectural fabric, especially an imposing one; a large or fine building, public or private.
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