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English definition of “tile”

tile

noun [C] uk   /taɪl/ us  
a thin, usually square or rectangular piece of baked clay, plastic, etc. used for covering roofs, floors, walls, etc.: roof tiles floor tiles ceramic tiles carpet tilesBuilding materialsRoofs and parts of roofs

tile

verb [T] uk   /taɪl/ us  
to cover a wall or floor with tiles: We're going to tile the bathroom.Covering and adding layers
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