Definition of projecture in English:

projecture

noun

  • The fact or state of projecting or jutting out beyond the general line or surface. Also concrete: a projection or prominence; (Architecture) a projecting architectural member or moulding.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in John Shute. From Middle French projecture and its etymon classical Latin prōiectūra state of projecting or jutting out, projecting part of a structure from prōiect-, past participial stem of prōicere + -ūra. Compare Spanish proyectura, Italian proiettura.

Pronunciation

projecture

/prəˈdʒɛktʃə/