patterning

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noun pat·tern·ing \ˈpa-tər-niŋ\

Definition of patterning

  1. 1 :  decoration, composition, or configuration according to a pattern

  2. 2 :  physical therapy especially for neurological impairment based on a theory holding that repeated manipulation of body parts to simulate normal motor developmental activity (as crawling or walking) promotes neurological development or repair

Examples of patterning in a sentence

  1. The wallpaper is decorated with floral patterning.

1862

First Known Use of patterning

1862


PATTERNING Defined for English Language Learners

patterning

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noun pat·tern·ing \ˈpa-tər-niŋ\

Definition of patterning for English Language Learners

  • : the designs or patterns that appear on something


Medical Dictionary

patterning

noun pat·tern·ing

Medical Definition of patterning

  1. :  physical therapy especially for neurological impairment based on a theory holding that repeated manipulation of body parts to simulate normal motor developmental activity (as crawling or walking) promotes neurological development or repair


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