Architect

Business / Construction / Architect : One who has completed a course of study in building and design, and is licensed by the state as an architect. One who draws up plans.

Enlightenment

Entertainment / Literature / Enlightenment: (also called the neoclassic movement) the philosophical and artistic movement growing out of the Renaissance and continuing until the nineteenth century. The Enlightenment was an optimistic belief tha MORE

Service

Business / Accounting / Service: A term usually applied to a business which sells a service rather than manufactures or sells goods (eg. an architect or a window cleaner). MORE

Atomic Mass Unit

Science / Chemistry / Atomic Mass Unit: A unit of mass equal to 1/12 the mass of a carbon-12 nucleus, which is 1.660 538 73 × 10-27 kg ± 0.000 000 13 × 10-27 kg [1998 CODATA values]. Abbreviated as amu or u. Sometimes called the dalton, MORE

Blue print(s)

Business / Construction / Blue print(s) : A type of copying method often used for architectural drawings. Usually used to describe the drawing of a structure which is prepared by an architect or designer for the purpose of design and planning MORE

Permian Period

Science / Biology / Permian Period: The last geologic time period of the Paleozoic Era, noted for the greatest mass extinction in earth history, when nearly 96% of species died out. MORE

Permitted Acreage

Business / Agriculture / Permitted Acreage: The acreage on which a farm program participant is permitted to grow a program crop after satisfying acreage reduction requirements. For example, when a 10% acreage reduction program is in effect for MORE

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