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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having threefold symmetry.

Usage examples (28)
  • Shapes rhomboidal, perchance rhombohedral -- who knows?
  • It is rhombohedral in crystallization and isomorphous with calcite and chalybite.
  • There are two forms occurring there, the most abundant of which is the rhombohedral, after Fig. 3.
  • As in the other rhombohedral carbonates, the crystals possess perfect cleavages parallel to the faces of the rhombohedron. for more
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