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tile

tile

 
pronunciation:
taIl
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a flat piece of baked clay or other hard material. Tiles are used to cover floors, walls, or roofs.
We have blue tiles on our bathroom walls.
definition 2: a short pipe of concrete or baked clay used as a drain.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: tiled, tiles, tiling
definition: to cover with tiles.
The workers are tiling the roof of the new house.
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