parallelepipedic love



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  • adj. Of six faces, each a parallelogram.


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  • It will be noted that the laws of crystallography, which are laws of discontinuity just as the fundamental laws of chemistry, lead to similar considerations in regard to the dimensions of an elementary cell which is repeated periodically along the three dimensions of a parallelepipedic lattice and should constitute the crystal which is homogeneous in appearance on our scale.

    Jean Baptiste Perrin - Nobel Lecture


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