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Tessellation

Tessellation

WordNet



noun


(1)   The act of adorning with mosaic
(2)   The careful juxtaposition of shapes in a pattern
"A tessellation of hexagons"
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. The property or fact of tessellating.
    Squares can be used for tessellation.
  2. A tiling pattern with no gaps; the result of tessellating an area or plane.
    This is a tessellation of the plane with squares and regular octagons.
  3. A less common name for polygon tessellation.

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