Stilt-like piers of steel orreinforcedconcrete that supportabuilding and create free space for circulation at ground level. Pilotis were frequently used by the modern architect Le Corbusier (1887-1965). Pronunciation here.
Le Corbusier. Roof-level studio and pool, Unité d’Habitation, Marseille, France. 1952.
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