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mosaic
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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
  • This is known as pavementing, because the clots fit together in a mosaic.
    p. 105.4
  • The mosaic thickens and throws more clots, and the clots drift through the bloodstream into the small capillaries, where they get stuck.
    p. 105.4

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