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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Having some crystal faces and some grainy surfaces; neither entirely euhedral nor entirely anhedral.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having an imperfect crystalline form: said of phenocrysts in a rock which are intermediate between those having a well-developed form (euhedral) and those destitute of this (anhedral).


sub- + -hedral (Wiktionary)


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