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archĭtector , ātus, āri, v. dep. architectus.
I. Lit., to build, construct, make (rare): situm loci cujusdam ad suum arbitrium fabricari et architectari, Auct. ad Her. 3, 19, 32: “Olympium,Vitr. 7, praef. 17: “cardines,id. 9, 4.—
II. Trop., to devise, invent, procure: “voluptates,Cic. Fin. 2, 16, 52 (cf. id. ib. 1, 10, 32: Epicurus architectus beatae vitae).!*? Pass.: Aedes Martis architectata ab Hermodoro Salaminio, ἀρχιτεκτονευθεῖσα, Nep. ap. Prisc. p. 792 P.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (3):
    • Vitruvius, On Architecture, 7
    • Vitruvius, On Architecture, 9.4
    • Cicero, de Finibus Bonorum et Malorum, 2.16
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