Fragmentation vs Deconstructivism - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between fragmentation and deconstructivism

is that fragmentation is the act of fragmenting or something fragmented; disintegration while deconstructivism is (architecture) a development of postmodern architecture that began in the late 1980s, characterized by ideas of fragmentation, an interest in manipulating ideas of a structure's surface or skin, and non-rectilinear shapes which serve to distort and dislocate.

fragmentation

Noun

  • The act of fragmenting or something fragmented; disintegration.
  • The process by which fragments of an exploding bomb scatter.
  • (computing) The breaking up and dispersal of a file into non-contiguous areas of a disk.
  • (computing) The breaking up of a data packet when larger than the transmission unit of a network.
  • Synonyms

    * fragmentization

    Antonyms

    * defragmentation

    deconstructivism

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia deconstructivism)
  • (architecture) A development of postmodern architecture that began in the late 1980s, characterized by ideas of fragmentation, an interest in manipulating ideas of a structure's surface or skin, and non-rectilinear shapes which serve to distort and dislocate.
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    Synonyms

    * deconstruction

    See also

    * constructivism