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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In crystallography, a dome, in the monoclinic system, parallel to that lateral axis which is at right angles to the vertical axis. It is properly a hemidome, since a given form includes but two planes. See dome 5.

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

  • noun (Crystallog.) See the Note under dome, 4.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun crystallography A dome that is parallel to the orthodiagonal in a monoclinic crystal.

Etymologies

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ortho- +‎ dome

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