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noun [countable] lattice pronunciation in British English /ˈlætɪs/
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  1. 1
    a structure consisting of narrow pieces of wood, plastic, metal etc crossed over each other with spaces between them

    vines twining round a lattice

  2. 2
    a pattern or shape with sets of parallel lines that cross over each other


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