Clinometric
Clinometric Clin`o*met"ric, a. 1. Pertaining to, or ascertained by, the clinometer. [1913 Webster]

2. Pertaining to the oblique crystalline forms, or to solids which have oblique angles between the axes; as, the clinometric systems. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • clinometric — /kluy neuh me trik/, adj. 1. (of crystals) having oblique angles between one or all axes. 2. pertaining to or determined by a clinometer. Also, clinometrical. [CLINO + METRIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • clinometric — adj. of clinometry (measurement of inclination); having oblique angles …   English contemporary dictionary

  • clinometric — cli·no·metric …   English syllables

  • clinometric — /klaɪnəˈmɛtrɪk/ (say kluynuh metrik) adjective 1. (of crystals) having oblique angles between one or all axes. 2. relating to or determined by a clinometer. Also, clinometrical …   Australian English dictionary

  • clinometric — …   Useful english dictionary

  • cli|no|met|ri|cal — «KLY nuh MEHT ruh kuhl», adjective. = clinometric. (Cf. ↑clinometric) …   Useful english dictionary

  • clinometry — See clinometric. * * * …   Universalium

  • clinometrical — See clinometric. * * * …   Universalium

  • clinometer —   n. instrument measuring angle of slope.    ♦ clinometric, a.,    ♦ clinometry, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • clinometer — [klī näm′ət ər] n. [ CLINO + METER] an instrument for measuring angles of slope or inclination clinometric [klī΄nō me′trik] adj. clinometrical clinometry [klī näm′ə trē] n …   English World dictionary

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