pattern (something) on

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Definition of pattern (something) on

: to design (something) so that it is similar to something else Her garden is patterned on one she saw on her travels.

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“Pattern (something) on.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pattern%20%28something%29%20on. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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