Definition of Tessera. Meaning of Tessera. Synonyms of Tessera

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Definition of Tessera

Tessera
Tessera Tes"se*ra, n.; pl. Tesser[ae]. [L., a square piece, a die. See Tessellar.] A small piece of marble, glass, earthenware, or the like, having a square, or nearly square, face, used by the ancients for mosaic, as for making pavements, for ornamenting walls, and like purposes; also, a similar piece of ivory, bone, wood, etc., used as a ticket of admission to theaters, or as a certificate for successful gladiators, and as a token for various other purposes. --Fairholt.

Meaning of Tessera from wikipedia

- A tessera (plural: tesserae, diminutive tessella) is an individual tile, usually formed in the shape of a cube, used in creating a mosaic. It is also...
- A tessera (plural tesserae) is a region of heavily deformed terrain on Venus, characterized by two or more intersecting tectonic elements, high topography...
- Xperi Holding Corporation (formerly Tessera Holding Corporation) is a San Jose-based firm that licenses technology and intellectual property in areas...
- A tessera is an individual tile in a mosaic. Tessera, plural tesserae, may also refer to: the number 4 in Gr**** (τέσσερα) dice used in ancient Rome the...
- A tessera was the ancient Roman equivalent of a theater ticket. Stamped into a clay shard was an entrance aisle and row number for spectators attending...
- Adrastea, Gr**** goddess of law. Ananke Tessera 53.3N 137.0E 1,060.0 1985 Ananke, Gr**** goddess of necessity. Athena Tessera 35.0N 175.0E 1,800.0 1997 Athena...
- mainland 4.3 nautical miles (8.0 kilometres; 4.9 miles) north of the city in Tessera, a Frazione of the Comune of Venice nearest to Mestre. Due to the importance...
- The Italian health insurance card (Tessera sanitaria) is a personal card which has replaced the Italian fiscal code card for all citizens entitled to...
- manufacturers. The DTS brand was acquired by Tessera Holding Corporation in December 2016, then Tessera was renamed to Xperi Corporation. DTS was founded...
- The Tessera del tifoso (English: Supporter's ID card) is an identity do****ent introduced in 2009-2010 by the Italian Ministry of the Interior to identify...
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