In contextcrystallographylang=en terms the difference between motif and lattice
is that
motif is (crystallography) the physical object or objects repeated at each point of a lattice usually atoms or molecules while
lattice is (crystallography) a regular spacing or arrangement of geometric points, often decorated with a motif.
As nouns the difference between motif and lattice
is that
motif is a recurring or dominant element; a theme while
lattice is a flat panel constructed with widelyspaced crossed thin strips of wood or other material, commonly used as a garden trellis.
As a verb lattice is
to make a lattice of.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
motif English
Noun
( en noun)
A recurring or dominant element; a theme.
 See how the artist repeats the scroll motif throughout the work?
(music) A short melodic passage that is repeated in several parts of a work
A decorative figure that is repeated in a design
(crystallography) The physical object or objects repeated at each point of a lattice. Usually atoms or molecules.
A basic element of a move in terms of why the piece moves and how it supports the fulfilment of a stipulation.
(biochemistry) In a nucleotide or aminoacid sequence, pattern that is widespread and has, or is conjectured to have, a biological significance.
Related terms
* motive


lattice Noun
( en noun)
A flat panel constructed with widelyspaced crossed thin strips of wood or other material, commonly used as a garden trellis.
(heraldry) A bearing with vertical and horizontal bands.
(crystallography) a regular spacing or arrangement of geometric points, often decorated with a motif.
(order theory) A partially ordered set in which every pair of elements has a unique supremum and an infimum.
(group theory) A discrete subgroup of Rn which spans the real vector space Rn.
Synonyms
* latticework
Hyponyms
* (algebra) complete lattice
* (algebra) distributive lattice
Hypernyms
* (algebra) partially ordered set
Derived terms
* Boolean lattice
* complete lattice
* crystal lattice
* distributive lattice
* lattice bridge
* lattice girder
* lattice energy
* lattice plant
* lattice point
* lattice window
* semilattice
* space lattice
See also
* grid
Verb
( lattic)
To make a lattice of.
 to lattice timbers
To close, as an opening, with latticework; to furnish with a lattice.
 to lattice a window
Anagrams
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