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noun [C] uk   /məʊˈzeɪ.ɪk/ us    /moʊ-/
a pattern or picture made using many small pieces of coloured stone or glass: a beautiful tenth-century mosaicfigurative The country is now a cultural and social mosaic (= mixture) due to the influx of different ethnic groups.
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