hemimorphism
noun see hemimorphic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hemimorphism — hemi·mor·phism …   English syllables

  • hemimorphism — …   Useful english dictionary

  • hemimorphic — hemimorphism, hemimorphy, n. /hem i mawr fik/, adj. (of a crystal) having the two ends of an axis unlike in their planes or modifications; lacking a center of symmetry. [1860 65; HEMI + MORPHIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • hemimorphic — adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1859 of a crystal having different crystalline forms at each end of a crystallographic axis • hemimorphism noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Stephanite — is a silver antimony sulfide mineral with formula: Ag5SbS4 It is composed of 68.8% silver, and sometimes is of importance as an ore of this metal.Under the name Schwarzerz it was mentioned by Georgius Agricola in 1546, and it has been variously… …   Wikipedia

  • hemimorfism — HEMIMORFÍSM s. n. (min.) proprietate a substanţelor cristalizate de a face ca axele de simetrie să treacă prin două elemente neidentice ale cristalului. (< engl. hemimorphism) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • hemimorphic — /hɛmiˈmɔfɪk/ (say hemee mawfik) adjective (of a crystal) having the two ends of an axis unlike in their planes or modifications; lacking a centre of symmetry. {hemi + morphic} –hemimorphism, hemimorphy, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • hemimorphy — noun see hemimorphism …   Useful english dictionary

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