Idiomorphous
Idiomorphous Id`i*o*morph"ous, a. [Gr. 'idio`morfos of peculiar form; 'i`dios peculiar + morfh` form.] 1. Having a form of its own. [1913 Webster]

2. (Crystallog.) Apperaing in distinct crystals; -- said of the mineral constituents of a rock. [1913 Webster]


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