latticed

[lat-ist]

Origin:
1555–65; lattice + -ed3

half-latticed, adjective
unlatticed, adjective
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lattice

[lat-is]
noun
1.
a structure of crossed wooden or metal strips usually arranged to form a diagonal pattern of open spaces between the strips.
2.
a window, gate, or the like consisting of such a structure.
3.
Physics. the structure of fissionable and nonfissionable materials geometrically arranged within a nuclear reactor.
4.
Also called Bravais lattice, crystal lattice, space lattice. Crystallography. an arrangement in space of isolated points (lattice points) in a regular pattern, showing the positions of atoms, molecules, or ions in the structure of a crystal.
5.
Mathematics. a partially ordered set in which every subset containing exactly two elements has a greatest lower bound or intersection and a least upper bound or union.
verb (used with object), latticed, latticing.
6.
to furnish with a lattice or latticework.
7.
to form into or arrange like latticework.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English latis < Middle French lattis, derivative of latte lath < Germanic; see lath

latticelike, adjective


1. trellis, grille, screen, grid.
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lattice (ˈlætɪs)
 
n
1.  Also called: latticework an open framework of strips of wood, metal, etc, arranged to form an ornamental pattern
2.  a.  a gate, screen, etc, formed of such a framework
 b.  (as modifier): a lattice window
3.  something, such as a decorative or heraldic device, resembling such a framework
4.  See also Bravais lattice an array of objects or points in a periodic pattern in two or three dimensions, esp an array of atoms, ions, etc, in a crystal or an array of points indicating their positions in space
 
vb
5.  to make, adorn, or supply with a lattice or lattices
 
[C14: from Old French lattis, from lattelath]
 
'latticed
 
adj

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lattice
c.1300, from O.Fr. latta "lath," from Frank. (cf. O.H.G. latta "lath"). See lath.
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lattice   (lāt'ĭs)  Pronunciation Key 
A set of points that, when joined together, form the geometric shape of a mineral crystal. The lattice of the mineral halite, for example, is in the shape of a cube. See more at crystal.
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Lattice definition


(1.) Heb. 'eshnabh, a latticed opening through which the cool breeze passes (Judg. 5:28). The flat roofs of the houses were sometimes enclosed with a parapet of lattice-work on wooden frames, to screen the women of the house from the gaze of the neighbourhood. (2.) Heb. harakim, the network or lattice of a window (Cant. 2:9). (3.) Heb. sebakhah, the latticed balustrade before a window or balcony (2 Kings 1:2). The lattice window is frequently used in Eastern countries.

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Example sentences
The nearby foothills are latticed with biking trails.
The small storefront space has latticed wood walls, separated alcoves and soft lights.
The central tower has latticed portals, lateral tie rods, and two of four original urn-shaped finials.
Triangular at its base, the world's tallest tower morphs into a tubular design as the latticed-steel structure rises.
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