tiling
noun Date: 15th century 1. the action or work of one who tiles 2. a. tiles b. a surface of tiles 3. tessellation 1b; also a generalization of this to fill Euclidean space of three or higher dimensions using geometric objects of the same dimension as the space filled

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  • Tiling — bezeichnet: in der Informatik die kachelartige Aufteilung von Fenstern auf einer graphischen Benutzeroberfläche, siehe Tiling (Computer) Tiling ist der Name folgender Personen: Heinrich Sylvester Theodor Tiling (1818 1871), deutsch russischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tiling — may refer to:* The physical act of laying tiles * The mathematics of tessellations * The compiler optimization of loop tiling * People with the surname Tiling ** Reinhold Tiling, German rocket pioneer * In computing a tiling window manager is one …   Wikipedia

  • Tiling — Til ing, n. 1. A surface covered with tiles, or composed of tiles. [1913 Webster] They . . . let him down through the tiling. Luke v. 19. [1913 Webster] 2. Tiles, collectively. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tiling — ► NOUN 1) the action of laying tiles. 2) a surface covered by tiles …   English terms dictionary

  • tiling — [tīl′iŋ] n. 1. the action of a person who tiles 2. tiles collectively 3. a covering or structure of tiles …   English World dictionary

  • Tiling — Abreviatura científica del botánico Heinrich Sylvester Theodor Tiling 1818 1871 Tiling (inglés para «puzzleando» o teselación) es un algoritmo simple de síntesis de textura. Hay dos formas de tiling, tiling (véase imagen 1) y tiling con reflejos… …   Wikipedia Español

  • tiling — noun a) A covering of tiles. All the tiling in the bathroom must be removed because of water damage to the wood under it. b) The act of applying tile. We spent all day doing the tiling in the bathroom …   Wiktionary

  • Tiling — Original name in latin Tiling Name in other language Tiling State code PH Continent/City Asia/Manila longitude 9.9736 latitude 122.6544 altitude 10 Population 3332 Date 2012 01 17 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • tiling — [[t]ta͟ɪlɪŋ[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT You can refer to a surface that is covered by tiles as tiling. The kitchen has smart black tiling, worksurfaces and cupboards. 2) → See also tile …   English dictionary

  • Tiling — Tile Tile, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tiled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tiling}.] 1. To cover with tiles; as, to tile a house. [1913 Webster] 2. Fig.: To cover, as if with tiles. [1913 Webster] The muscle, sinew, and vein, Which tile this house, will come again …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tiling — noun 1》 a surface covered by tiles. 2》 a technique for tiling windows on a computer screen. 3》 Mathematics a way of arranging identical plane shapes so that they completely cover an area without overlapping …   English new terms dictionary

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