Definition of Mosaic. Meaning of Mosaic. Synonyms of Mosaic

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Definition of Mosaic

Mosaic
Mosaic Mo*sa"ic, a. [From Moses.] Of or pertaining to Moses, the leader of the Israelites, or established through his agency; as, the Mosaic law, rites, or institutions.
Mosaic
Mosaic Mo*sa"ic, n. [F. mosa["i]que; cf. Pr. mozaic, musec, Sp. & Pg. mosaico, It. mosaico, musaico, LGr. ?, ?, L. musivum; all fr. Gr. ? belonging to the Muses. See Muse the goddess.] 1. (Fine Arts) A surface decoration made by inlaying in patterns small pieces of variously colored glass, stone, or other material; -- called also mosaic work. 2. A picture or design made in mosaic; an article decorated in mosaic.
Mosaic
Mosaic Mo*sa"ic, a. Of or pertaining to the style of work called mosaic; formed by uniting pieces of different colors; variegated; tessellated; also, composed of various materials or ingredients. A very beautiful mosaic pavement. --Addison. Florentine mosaic. See under Florentine. Mosaic gold. (a) See Ormolu. (b) Stannic sulphide, SnS2, obtained as a yellow scaly crystalline powder, and used as a pigment in bronzing and gilding wood and metal work. It was called by the alchemists aurum musivum, or aurum mosaicum. Called also bronze powder. Mosaic work. See Mosaic, n.

Meaning of Mosaic from wikipedia

- A mosaic is a pattern or image made of small regular or irregular pieces of colored stone, gl**** or ceramic, held in place by plaster/mortar, and covering...
- NCSA Mosaic was one of the first web browsers. It was instrumental in po****rizing the World Wide Web and the general Internet by integrating multimedia...
- Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Climate (MOSAiC, /ˌməʊˈzɛɪɪk/) expedition was a one-year-long expedition into the Central...
- MOSAIC may refer to: Mosaic (geodemography) MOSAIC Threat ****essment Systems MOSAIC (housing cooperative) MOSAIC (web browser) Model of Syntax Acquisition...
- A Roman mosaic is a mosaic made during the Roman period, throughout the Roman Republic and later Empire. Mosaics were used in a variety of private and...
- A mosaic virus is any virus that causes infected plant foliage to have a mottled appearance. Such viruses come from a variety of unrelated lineages and...
- A mosaic is decorative art involving small pieces of gl****, stone, or other material. Mosaic may also refer to: Mosaic Magazine, an American Jewish magazine...
- AirMosaic was an early commercial web browser based on the NCSA Mosaic browser. The browser won Datamation's Best Product of the Year award for 1994....
- The Mosaic Company is a Fortune 500 company based in Tampa, Florida which mines phosphate and potash, and operates through segments such as international...
- Mosaic is a clean energy fin-tech company based in Oakland, California. Founded in 2010, Mosaic created its initial business model using crowdfunding...