edifice - Dictionary definition and meaning for word edifice
edifice sounds like HEAD+OFFICE means (big size building)
Take edifice from the word, remember office: which is a huge building and stays der once its constructed
ED(edison)+OFFICIE.....Edison was a great scientist so his office must be very large
we would always wish to add an office in an edifice ! :)
adidas(edi) office(fice)- a large imposing building.