from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See the Note under dome, 4.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. 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.


ortho- +‎ dome (Wiktionary)


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