Definitions

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  • adj. Resembling a lattice

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. same as latticed.

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

  • adj. having a pattern of fretwork or latticework

Etymologies

lattice +‎ -like (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The submitted proposals include a range of creative responses to the height restrictions—from a snakelike building by Two Trees to a latticelike design by Starwood.

    Unveiling Park Plans

  • -- Street patterns must be easily navigable and latticelike, with blocks that are not too big and intersections that are not too far apart.

    Terms, mind-sets must be changed to encourage and enable more walking in cities

  • The cellular, latticelike construction of these containers — like the cabinet doors found in both studioli — provided a particularly useful figure for memory, permitting discrete bits of information to be stored, recombined, and re-presented to the mind as needed.

    Architecture and Memory: The Renaissance Studioli of Federico da Montefeltro

  • It is a rather wild region which, despite being subject to flooding by the devastating river, is also home to a picturesque scenery made up of ponds and oxbows over which willows cast their latticelike foliage.

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • The map is fashioned from steel rods, welded together, latticelike.

    Skinny Legs and All

  • But the coincidence of maps, girls, and rocketfalls has entered him silently, silent as ice, and Quisling molecules have shifted in latticelike ways to freeze him.

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • As she looked on in horrid fascination, she saw the derrick change into a latticelike tower of flame, saw its upper part begin slowly to crumble and disintegrate.

    Flowing Gold

  • The kiln was troublesome at first, Mr. Liu said, and was used only once a year until its walls were reinforced in 2010 with additional insulation on the outside and a new inner wall of bricks placed in a latticelike formation on one end.

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  • "Hey, Wyatt, I look just like Spider-Man," he called out to his 3 1/2-year-old son as he clambered along the station's latticelike framework.

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  • But his mind was working again now, and hanging half through the tray’s floor, Jack lashed out at Rapier’s left boot, punching it in the shin, knocking Rapier’s foot off the slippery strut and suddenly Rapier fell awkwardly through the latticelike floor too and found himself hanging alongside Jack.

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