Macroprism
Macroprism Mac"ro*prism, n. [Macro- + prism.] (Crystallog.) A prism of an orthorhombic crystal between the macropinacoid and the unit prism; the corresponding pyramids are called macropyramids. [1913 Webster]

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  • macroprism — noun A prism of an orthorhombic crystal between the macropinacoid and the unit prism; the corresponding pyramids are called macropyramids …   Wiktionary

  • macroprism — mac·ro·prism …   English syllables

  • macroprism — ˈmakrō+ˌ noun Etymology: macr + prism : a crystal prism that makes a relatively great intercept on the macro axis * * * macropinˈakoid and macˈroprism noun (crystallography) A pinakoid and prism parallel to the macrodiagonal • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Macropyramid — Mac ro*pyr a*mid, n. [Macro + pyramid.] (Crystallog.) See {Macroprism}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • macropyramid — |makrō+ noun Etymology: macr + pyramid : a crystal pyramid that corresponds to the analogous macroprism …   Useful english dictionary

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