Definitions

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  • n. The property or fact of tessellating.
  • n. A tiling pattern with no gaps; the result of tessellating an area or plane.
  • n. A less common name for polygon tessellation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of tessellating; also, the mosaic work so formed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or art of making inlaid work with tesseræ.
  • n. The work so produced.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the careful juxtaposition of shapes in a pattern
  • n. the act of adorning with mosaic

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Examples

  • Of note: we performed these tests at Moderate tessellation, which is generally indicative of the level of tessellation we'd see in games today.

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  • Instead, it will be replaced with a multicolored triangle described as a "tessellation,"

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  • XNA Game Studio 4.0 won't allow devs to take advantage of DX features such as tessellation and displacement.

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  • The 460's support for DX11 features such as tessellation and compute shaders allow Civilization V to run faster while looking better than ever. '

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  • For those who are not familiar, NVIDIA's GF100 GPU was their first graphics processor to support DirectX-11 hardware features such as tessellation and

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  • For those who are not familiar, NVIDIA's GF100 GPU is their first graphics processor to support DirectX-11 hardware features such as tessellation and DirectCompute, while also adding heavy particle and turbulence effects.

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  • AMD's OpenGL extensions such as tessellation help Redway3d support that customer commitment.

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  • Extensions, such as tessellation, allow developers to take full advantage of powerful ATI FirePro graphics accelerators that provide performance, stability and visionary innovation for graphics professionals.

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