batophobia1. an abnormal fear of being too close to buildings.
2. an abnormal fear of tall buildings.
jerryismBritish. the use of shoddy techniques and materials in construction. Also called jerrybuilding. —jerrybuilder, n. —jerrybuilt, adj.knackerBritish. 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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