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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 mo·sa·ic /moˈzeɪk/
 馬賽克,鑲嵌細工,鑲木細工(a.)摩西的,鑲嵌細工的 ;   (使用于全球資訊網的多媒體瀏覽程式,有良好的圖形用戶介面)

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 mo·sa·ic /moˈzeɪk/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mo·sa·ic n.
 1. Fine Arts A surface decoration made by inlaying in patterns small pieces of variously colored glass, stone, or other material; -- called also mosaic work.
 2. A picture or design made in mosaic; an article decorated in mosaic.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mo·sa·ic, a. Of or pertaining to the style of work called mosaic; formed by uniting pieces of different colors; variegated; tessellated; also, composed of various materials or ingredients.
    A very beautiful mosaic pavement.   --Addison.
 Florentine mosaic. See under Florentine.
 Mosaic gold. (a) See Ormolu.  (b) Stannic sulphide, SnS2, obtained as a yellow scaly crystalline powder, and used as a pigment in bronzing and gilding wood and metal work. It was called by the alchemists aurum musivum, or aurum mosaicum. Called also bronze powder.
 Mosaic work. See Mosaic, n.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Mo·sa·ic, prop. a.  Of or pertaining to Moses, the leader of the Israelites, or established through his agency; as, the Mosaic law, rites, or institutions.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to Moses or the laws and writings attributed
             to him; "Mosaic Law"
      2: decorated with small pieces of colored glass or stone fitted
         together; "a mosaic floor"; "a tessellated pavement" [syn:
      n 1: art consisting of a design made of small pieces of colored
           stone or glass
      2: viral disease in solanaceous plants (tomatoes, potatoes,
         tobacco) resulting in mottling and often shriveling of the
      3: a freeware browser
      4: a pattern resembling a mosaic
      5: transducer formed by the light-sensitive surface on a
         television camera tube
      6: assembly of aerial photographs forming a composite picture