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  • Floor and ceiling functions — In mathematics and computer science, the floor and ceiling functions map real numbers to nearby integers. [Ronald Graham, Donald Knuth and Oren Patashnik. Concrete Mathematics . Addison Wesley, 1999. Chapter 3, Integer Functions .] The floor… …   Wikipedia

  • Floor to ceiling sandwich — In civil engineering the floor to ceiling sandwich is part of a multi storey building: it is everything that lies between (and including) the ceiling tiles of one floor through to (and again including) the floor tiles of the floor above. This… …   Wikipedia

  • floor-on-ceiling phenomenon —    see environmental tilt …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • Floor (disambiguation) — Floor may refer to one of the following: In buildings: Floor, the lower surface of a room; and the supportive subfloor, the layer which structurally provides the strength and support for the flooring above commonly miscalled the floor . Storey, a …   Wikipedia

  • ceiling — noun 1 top surface inside a room ADJECTIVE ▪ high, low, tall (AmE) ▪ cathedral (= a high ceiling with open space up to the roof) (AmE), domed, sloped (AmE), sloping (BrE) …   Collocations dictionary

  • floor — A lower limit for a variable, such as the lower limit on an interest rate paid or received in a transaction. For example, an adjustable rate loan may have a floor of 5 percent. In that example, the rate can adjust however loan terms provide, but… …   Financial and business terms

  • floor — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 lower surface of a room ADJECTIVE ▪ bare, cold, hard ▪ I can t sleep on the bare floor! ▪ dirty, dusty ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • ceiling — noun /ˈsiːlɪŋ/ a) The surface that bounds the upper limit of a room. the dining room had an ornate ceiling b) The upper limit of an object or action. price ceilings Ant: floor See Also: roof, floor …   Wiktionary

  • ceiling — [[t]si͟ːlɪŋ[/t]] ceilings 1) N COUNT A ceiling is the horizontal surface that forms the top part or roof inside a room. The rooms were spacious, with tall windows and high ceilings... The study was lined from floor to ceiling on every wall with… …   English dictionary

  • ceiling, floor —    Ceiling used figuratively in the sense of an upper limit is a handy word, but like many other handy words, it is apt to be overused. When you do employ it figuratively, you should never forget that its literal meaning is always lurking in the… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

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