Definition of Vitruvius in English:

Vitruvius

proper noun

  • (fl. 1st century bc), Roman architect and military engineer; full name Marcus Vitruvius Pollio. He wrote a comprehensive ten-volume treatise on architecture which includes matters such as acoustics and water supply as well as the more obvious aspects of architectural design, decoration, and building.

Pronunciation:

Vitruvius

/vɪˈtruːvɪəs/