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- adj. Having axes of approximately the same dimensions.
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The objective of CETSOL is then to study the transition from columnar growth to equiaxed growth that occurs when crystals start to nucleate in the melt and grow independently.
Alteration of the grain structure of a polycrystalline metal as a result of plastic deformation. (a) Before deformation the grains are equiaxed. (b) The deformation has produced elongated grains.