Meaning of LATTICE in English

LATTICE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈlætɪs ]

n. 1 a a structure of crossed laths or bars with spaces between, used as a screen, fence, etc. b (in full lattice-work) laths arranged in lattice formation. 2 Crystallog. a regular periodic arrangement of atoms, ions, or molecules in a crystalline solid. ølattice frame (or girder) a girder or truss made of top and bottom members connected by struts usu. crossing diagonally. lattice window a window with small panes set in diagonally crossing strips of lead. øølatticed adj. latticing n. [ME f. OF lattis f. latte lath f. WG]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.