X-Ray Diffraction Pattern

Science / Chemistry / X-Ray Diffraction Pattern: Interference patterns created by x-rays as they pass through a solid material. Studying x-ray diffraction patterns gives detailed information on the three-dimensional structure of crystals, surfaces, and atoms.

Other Words for Pattern

Pattern Verb Synonyms: figure, motif, design, device, decoration, ornament
Pattern Noun Synonyms: model, original, archetype, prototype, exemplar, paragon, ideal, standard, yardstick, criterion, gauge, measure
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X-Ray Crystallography

Science / Chemistry / X-Ray Crystallography: Determination of three dimensional arrangement of atoms in a crystal by analysis of x-ray diffraction patterns. MORE

Trading Pattern

Business / Finance / Trading Pattern: CDs purchased by accounts that are likely to resell them. The term is commonly used in the Euromarket. MORE

Typical Collection Pattern

Business / Finance / Typical Collection Pattern: The classification of an option contract as either a put or a call. MORE

Post Pattern

Entertainment / Football / Post Pattern: Sprint 8 to 10 yards, fake, look back at QB, then sprint deep at 45 degrees, the opposite pattern is the flag route Pop Warner League: youth football leagues similar to Little League Baseball leagues MORE

Play Pattern

Entertainment / Video Games / Play Pattern: Game mechanic. For example, a crossword puzzle entails a different player activity than does a card game. MORE

Pickup Pattern

Technology / Television (TV) / Pickup Pattern: In microphones, the shape of the space in which the microphone is sensitive to sound. Common patterns include omnidirectional and cardioid. MORE

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