Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In crystallography, same as monoclinic. See crystallography and monoclinic. Also klinorhombic.

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

  • adjective (Crystallog.) Possessing the qualities of a prism, obliquely inclined to a rhombic base; monoclinic.

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  • adjective crystallography Possessing the qualities of a prism, obliquely inclined to a rhombic base; monoclinic.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek to incline + English rhombic: compare French clinorhombique.

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