Definition of Pattern. Meaning of Pattern. Synonyms of Pattern

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Definition of Pattern

Pattern
Pattern Pat"tern, n. (Gun.) A diagram showing the distribution of the pellets of a shotgun on a vertical target perpendicular to the plane of fire.
Pattern
Pattern Pat"tern, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Patterned; p. pr. & vb. n. Patterning.] 1. To make or design (anything) by, from, or after, something that serves as a pattern; to copy; to model; to imitate. --Milton. [A temple] patterned from that which Adam reared in Paradise. --Sir T. Herbert. 2. To serve as an example for; also, to parallel. To pattern after, to imitate; to follow.

Meaning of Pattern from wikipedia

- A pattern is a regularity in the world, in human-made design, or in abstract ideas. As such, the elements of a pattern repeat in a predictable manner....
- opaque ruled pattern with transparent gaps is overlaid on another similar pattern. For the moiré interference pattern to appear, the two patterns must not...
- computer programming, the strategy pattern (also known as the policy pattern) is a behavioral software design pattern that enables selecting an algorithm...
- An anti-pattern in software engineering, project management, and business processes is a common response to a recurring problem that is usually ineffective...
- In software engineering, the singleton pattern is a software design pattern that restricts the instantiation of a class to a singular instance. One of...
- A dark pattern (also known as a "deceptive design pattern") is "a user interface that has been carefully crafted to trick users into doing things, such...
- In object-oriented programming, the decorator pattern is a design pattern that allows behavior to be added to an individual object, dynamically, without...
- The facade pattern (also spelled façade) is a software-design pattern commonly used in object-oriented programming. Analogous to a facade in architecture...
- behavioral design patterns are design patterns that identify common communication patterns among objects. By doing so, these patterns increase flexibility...
- Pattern recognition is the automated recognition of patterns and regularities in data. It has applications in statistical data analysis, signal processing...