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A courtyard or court is a circumscribed area, often surrounded by a building or complex, that is open to the sky. [1]

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Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings or any other structures.

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Atrium (architecture)

In architecture, an atrium (plural: atria or atriums) is a large open air or skylight covered space surrounded by a building.

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Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and most populous city of Argentina.

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A building, or edifice, is a structure with a roof and walls standing more or less permanently in one place, such as a house or factory.

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California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.

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A ceiling is an overhead interior surface that covers the upper limits of a room.

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City Palace, Udaipur

City Palace, Udaipur, is a palace complex situated in the city of Udaipur, Rajasthan.

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In classical architecture, a colonnade is a long sequence of columns joined by their entablature, often free-standing, or part of a building.

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Court (disambiguation)

A court is a tribunal, often as governmental institution, with the authority to adjudicate legal disputes.

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Courtyard house

A courtyard house is a type of house—often a large house—where the main part of the building is disposed around a central courtyard.

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is a sub-temple of Daitoku-ji, a temple of the Rinzai school of Zen in Buddhism, one of the five most important Zen temples of Kyoto.

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In ancient Rome, the domus (plural domūs, genitive domūs or domī) was the type of house occupied by the upper classes and some wealthy freedmen during the Republican and Imperial eras.

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Fire is the rapid oxidation of a material in the exothermic chemical process of combustion, releasing heat, light, and various reaction products.

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Florida (Spanish for "land of flowers") is the southernmost contiguous state in the United States.

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A garden is a planned space, usually outdoors, set aside for the display, cultivation and enjoyment of plants and other forms of nature.

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Hooper House (Baltimore County, Maryland)

The Hooper House, also known as Hooper House II, located in Bare Hills in Baltimore County, Maryland, was commissioned by philanthropist Edith Hooper, and designed by architects Marcel Breuer and Herbert Beckhard.

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The impluvium is the sunken part of the atrium in a Greek or Roman house (domus).

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Inca Empire

The Inca Empire (Quechua: Tawantinsuyu, "The Four Regions"), also known as the Incan Empire and the Inka Empire, was the largest empire in pre-Columbian America, and possibly the largest empire in the world in the early 16th century.

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India (IAST), also called the Republic of India (IAST), is a country in South Asia.

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Inns are generally establishments or buildings where travelers can seek lodging and, usually, food and drink.

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Jordan Valley (Middle East)

The Jordan Valley (עֵמֶק הַיַרְדֵּן, Emek HaYarden; الغور, Al-Ghor or Al-Ghawr) forms part of the larger Jordan Rift Valley.

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A kitchen is a room or part of a room used for cooking and food preparation in a dwelling or in a commercial establishment.

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List of tallest buildings in Edmonton

This is a list of the tallest buildings in Edmonton, the capital city of the province of Alberta in Canada.

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Middle East

The Middle Easttranslit-std; translit; Orta Şərq; Central Kurdish: ڕۆژھەڵاتی ناوین, Rojhelatî Nawîn; Moyen-Orient; translit; translit; translit; Rojhilata Navîn; translit; Bariga Dhexe; Orta Doğu; translit is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia, Turkey (both Asian and European), and Egypt (which is mostly in North Africa).

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The Neolithic was a period in the development of human technology, beginning about 10,200 BC, according to the ASPRO chronology, in some parts of Western Asia, and later in other parts of the world and ending between 4500 and 2000 BC.

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A patio (from patio; "courtyard", "forecourt", "yard") is an outdoor space generally used for dining or recreation that adjoins a residence and is typically paved.

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In Hellenistic Greek and Roman architecture a peristyle (from Greek περίστυλος) is a continuous porch formed by a row of columns surrounding the perimeter of building or a courtyard.

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Privacy is the ability of an individual or group to seclude themselves, or information about themselves, and thereby express themselves selectively.

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Richard Saxon

Richard Gilbert Saxon CBE (born 14 April 1942) is an English architect.

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Romanesque architecture

Romanesque architecture is an architectural style of medieval Europe characterized by semi-circular arches.

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Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).

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Saint-Émilion (Gascon: Sent Milion) is a commune in the Gironde department in Nouvelle-Aquitaine in south-western France.

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San Francisco

San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.

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A siheyuan is a historical type of residence that was commonly found throughout China, most famously in Beijing and rural Shanxi.

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Smoke is a collection of airborne solid and liquid particulates and gases emitted when a material undergoes combustion or pyrolysis, together with the quantity of air that is entrained or otherwise mixed into the mass.

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Spiro Kostof

Spiro Konstantine Kostof (7 May 1936, Istanbul – 7 December 1991, Berkeley) was a leading architectural historian, and professor at the University of California, Berkeley.

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Sun Belt

The Sun Belt is a region of the United States generally considered to stretch across the Southeast and Southwest.

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United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

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Ur (Sumerian: Urim; Sumerian Cuneiform: KI or URIM5KI; Akkadian: Uru; أور; אור) was an important Sumerian city-state in ancient Mesopotamia, located at the site of modern Tell el-Muqayyar (تل المقير) in south Iraq's Dhi Qar Governorate.

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Wing (building)

A wing is part of a building - or any feature of a building - that is subordinate to the main, central structure.

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Yard (land)

A yard is an area of land immediately adjacent to a building or a group of buildings.

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Yarmukian culture

The Yarmukian culture was a Neolithic culture of the ancient Levant.

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