Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. 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.

Etymologies

clino- +‎ pinacoid (Wiktionary)

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.