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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In crystallography, the diagonal or lateral axis in a monoclinic solid which is at right angles with the vertical axis; also, the plane which includes the two axes named.
  • Pertaining to or in the direction of the orthodiagonal.

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

  • noun (Crystallog.) The diagonal or lateral axis in a monoclinic crystal which is at right angles with the vertical axis.

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  • noun crystallography The diagonal or lateral axis in a monoclinic crystal which is at right angles with the vertical axis.

Etymologies

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ortho- +‎ diagonal

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