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tessellated

 [tes´ĕ-lāt″ed]
divided into squares, like a checker board.

tes·sel·lat·ed

(tes'ĕ-lāt'ĕd),
Made up of small squares; checkered.
[L. tessella, a small square stone]

tes·sel·lat·ed

(tes'ĕ-lāt-ĕd)
Made up of small squares; checkered.
[L. tessella, a small square stone]
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This allowed them to only simulate and render geometry that is seen and tessellates more finely in the foreground than in the background.
Students tessellate a given design on grid paper (see fig.
If pattern blocks or other geometric shapes are available, students can investigate which shapes tessellate and whether or no they have line or rotational symmetry.
Spatial reasoning and a knowledge of how squares tessellate were applied as the students arranged and rearranged their four squares to find the different possible combinations.
Later, he would bend and mold acrylic so as to suggest topological surfaces that defy bounded-ness or orientation; or he would tessellate the work into acrylic tiles that could be organized like a raster grid.
But on Eton Alive, the genredodging duo's sound tessellates with lyrics about sportswear, circumcision and kebabs, to form an intoxicating cocktail of tales from Britain in 2019.
The venue's ambition and desire to create 'visionary, distinctive' theatre very much tessellates with the brand of work I currently want to make."
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Our studies have revealed that the sex ration variation among South Carolina populations of the buprestid beetle, Brachys tessellates is distorted with fewer males found than would be expected.
The student traces the original lines to create a shape that tessellates.
Now, instead of nations, Boetti tessellates together the faces of moral confusion and the faces of moral possibility - a Hollywood actor holding a bullet in his teeth, the Emperor and Empress of Japan in ancient dress.