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brachypinacoid

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In crystallography, a plane in the orthorhombic system which is parallel to the vertical and shorter lateral (brachydiagonal) axes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Crytallog.) A plane of an orthorhombic crystal which is parallel both to the vertical axis and to the shorter lateral (brachydiagonal) axis.

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  • noun crystallography A plane of an orthorhombic crystal which is parallel both to the vertical axis and to the shorter lateral (brachydiagonal) axis.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek for "short" + English pinacoid.

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