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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj- Of, relating to, or constituting a system of crystallization characterized by three unequal axes at right angles to each other.

Usage examples (30)
  • Ice type XI is the orthorhombic form if any care to know.
  • Chemically, calcite has the same composition as the orthorhombic aragonite
  • Hmm all of these with the exception of Diamond can be found as a orthorhombic structure.
  • That is, they will cleave in a plane parallel to the bases of the usual orthorhombic crystals. for more
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