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mosaic
used in The Memory Keeper’s Daughter

3 uses
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Definition
art consisting of a design made of small pieces of colored stone or glass

or more rarely:

anything comprised of many differing parts of equal importance, but varying appearance
  • She walked through the foyer with its high ceilings and intricate mosaic floor and climbed two flights of stairs.
    p. 161.1
  • "I don't have those urges anymore," Caroline said, looking out into the dark garden, the scattering of city lights and the dark red letters of the Foodland sign, mosaic pieces amid the dense summer foliage.
    p. 228.7
  • Thinking of the wild mosaic of Saturday morning market at the Strip, fresh bread and flowers and fruits and vegetables, a riot of food and color for blocks along the river, something she would never have seen except for David Henry and an unexpected snowstorm.
    p. 243.2

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