Like all ancient disciplines–sailing, literature, prostitution–architecture has developed a complex and often mystifying terminology. Architect Jody Brown of the brilliant blog Coffee with an Architect offers a two–part primer on terms the architect in your life may be muttering while using hand gestures.
A couple of sample definitions:
- Balance: (noun) – The thin line between incorrect and profitable.
- Symmetry: (noun) – the place where the bodies of dead Architects are interred.