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Meaning of TESSELLATE

Pronunciation:  [adj]'tesulit, [v]'tesu`leyt, 'tesu`leyt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  tile with tesserae, as of a floor
 

TESSELLATE is a 10 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: tile

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Tes"sel*late\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tessellated}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Tessellating}.] [L. tessellatus tessellated.
    See {Tessellar}.]
    To form into squares or checkers; to lay with checkered work.
    
          The floors are sometimes of wood, tessellated after the
          fashion of France.                       --Macaulay.
    
    
  2. \Tes"sel*late\, a. [L. tesselatus.]
    Tessellated.
    
    
 

 

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