Found 3 items, similar to lattice.
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n 1: an arrangement of points or particles or objects in a
regular periodic pattern in 2 or 3 dimensions
2: small opening (like a window in a door) through which
business can be transacted [syn: wicket
3: framework consisting of an ornamental design made of strips
of wood or metal [syn: latticework
English → English
, n. [OE. latis, F. lattis lathwork, fr. latte
lath. See Latten
, 1st Lath
1. Any work of wood, metal, plastic, or other solid material,
made by crossing a series of parallel laths, or thin
strips, with another series at a diagonal angle, and
forming a network with openings between the strips; as,
the lattice of a window; -- called also latticework
The mother of Sisera looked out at a window, and
cried through the lattice. --Judg. v. 28.
2. (Her.) The representation of a piece of latticework used
as a bearing, the bands being vertical and horizontal.
3. (Crystallography) The arrangement of atoms or molecules in
a crystal, represented as a repeating arrangement of
points in space, each point representing the location of
an atom or molecule; called also crystal lattice
, a bridge supported by lattice girders, or
(Arch.), a girder of which the wed consists
of diagonal pieces crossing each other in the manner of
(Bot.), an aquatic plant of Madagascar
), whose leaves have interstices
between their ribs and cross veins, so as to resemble
latticework. A second species is Ouvirandra Berneriana
The genus is merged in Aponogeton
by recent authors.
, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Latticed
; p. pr. & vb.
1. To make a lattice of; as, to lattice timbers.
2. To close, as an opening, with latticework; to furnish with
a lattice; as, to lattice a window.
To lattice up
, to cover or inclose with a lattice.
Therein it seemeth he [Alexander] hath latticed up
C[ae]sar. --Sir T.