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noun as in slab

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The total volume is the sum of the individual volumes of all the tiles used in the triangulation.

“The tiles make a huge impact, and they definitely define the room,” she says.

Assistant will now be possible to add as a tile on Tobii’s eye-tracking tablets and mobile apps, which present a large customizable grid of commonly used items that the user can look at to activate.

In 2014, a patient’s wife filed suit after soaked ceiling tiles fell and struck her in the head while she was sitting in the hospital lobby.

Within that space, there are infinitely many ways of placing infinitely many tiles.

Tile work in the bathrooms, furniture, and artwork on the walls all flowed together and carried his creative touch.

Revered and dutiful, he fought (and was injured) in World War II, and succeeded to the tile in 1953.

As I reach the berm of sand, tile and stucco that marked a kind of front line, bodies are being piled on carts in the street.

The second he does, her giggle sends the Queen of Spades cascading to the brown tile floor below.

She was standing out of the way, over against the gray tile wall.

It is in the Elizabethan style, with half-timber frame and sagging tile roof.

A variety of paving tile called "oven tiles" is of similar material to the ordinary red brick, and in size is 10 or 12 in.

Gutters also of tile ran along the eaves to conduct the water into cisterns, if it was needed for domestic purposes.

The roofs are of tile, for the winters on the hills are too severe to permit the flat, terraced roofs of Algiers or Bona.

This stopper sometimes is of tile, sometimes a plug of paper or burlap.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to tile, such as: brick, plate, shingle, block, pantile, and slate.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.