Associations to the word «Mosaic»

Pictures for the word «Mosaic»


MOSAIC, noun. A piece of artwork created by placing colored squares (usually tiles) in a pattern so as to create a picture.
MOSAIC, noun. (genetics) An individual composed of two or more cell lines of different genetic or chromosomal constitution, but from the same zygote.
MOSAIC, noun. (botany) A viral disease of plants.
MOSAIC, noun. A composite picture made from overlapping photographs.
MOSAIC, adjective. (of an individual) Containing cells of varying genetic constitution.
MOSAIC, adjective. Of or relating to Moses or to the Torah (the Five Books of Moses); especially, relating to the laws given in the Torah.
MOSAIC GOLD, noun. Powdered stannic sulfide (SnS2) used as a pigment in gilding

Dictionary definition

MOSAIC, noun. Art consisting of a design made of small pieces of colored stone or glass.
MOSAIC, noun. Viral disease in solanaceous plants (tomatoes, potatoes, tobacco) resulting in mottling and often shriveling of the leaves.
MOSAIC, noun. A freeware browser.
MOSAIC, noun. A pattern resembling a mosaic.
MOSAIC, noun. Transducer formed by the light-sensitive surface on a television camera tube.
MOSAIC, noun. Arrangement of aerial photographs forming a composite picture.
MOSAIC, adjective. Of or relating to Moses or the laws and writings attributed to him; "Mosaic Law".

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