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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In crystallography, either of the two planes of a monoclinic crystal which are parallel to the vertical and inclined lateral axes. See pinacoid. Also klinopinacoid.

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

  • noun (Crystallog.) The plane in crystals of the monoclinic system which is parallel to the vertical and the inclined lateral (clinidiagonal) axes.

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  • noun crystallography The plane in monoclinic crystals that is parallel to the vertical and the inclined lateral (clinidiagonal) axes.

Etymologies

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clino- +‎ pinacoid

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