earthscraper - definition and synonyms

noun

or earth-scraper

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a building that is built underground and has many floors with the roof at ground level

    ... earth-scraper design by BKNR Arquitectura features a cental lightwell that doubles as a layered park, bringing illumination, ventilation and living greenery into the depths of the building.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 17/06/2014