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Definitions

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek for "short" + English pinacoid.

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