noun, plural reseaux
[rey-zohz, -zoh, ruh-] /reɪˈzoʊz, -ˈzoʊ, rə-/ (Show IPA), reseaus.
a netted or meshed ground in lace.
Astronomy. a network of fine lines on a glass plate, used in a photographic telescope to produce a corresponding network on photographs of the stars.
Meteorology. a system of weather stations under the direction of a single agency or cooperating for common goals.
Photography. a screen having minute colored filters, used in some forms of color photography.
noun (pl) -seaux (-zəʊ; -zəʊz), -seaus
a mesh background to a lace or other pattern
(astronomy) a network of fine lines cut into a glass plate used as a reference grid on star photographs
(photog) a screen covered in a regular pattern of minute coloured dots or lines, formerly used in colour photography
verb (used with object), Surgery. 1. to do a resection on. verb 1. (transitive) (surgery) to cut out part of (a bone, an organ, or other structure or part) resect re·sect (rĭ-sěkt’) v. re·sect·ed, re·sect·ing, re·sects To perform a resection on a part of the body.
resectable re·sect·a·ble (rĭ-sěk’tə-bəl) adj. Suitable for resection.
noun 1. Surveying. a technique of ascertaining the location of a point by taking bearings from the point on two other points of known location. 2. Surgery. the excision of all or part of an organ or tissue. noun 1. (surgery) excision of part of a bone, organ, or other part 2. (surveying) a method […]
resectoscope re·sec·to·scope (rĭ-sěk’tə-skōp’) n. A surgical instrument for performing a resection without an opening or incision other than that made by the instrument.