biaxial
adjective Date: 1854 having or relating to two axes or optic axes <
a biaxial crystal
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biaxially adverb

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  • biaxial — biaxiál adj. m., pl. biaxiáli; f. sg. biaxiálă, pl. biaxiále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  BIAXIÁL biaxială (biaxiali, biaxiale) Care are două axe; cu două axe. [Sil. bi a ] /<fr. biaxial …   Dicționar Român

  • biaxial — [bī ak′sē əl] adj. 1. having two axes [a biaxial joint] 2. designating a monoclinic, orthorhombic, or triclinic crystal that does not have birefringence along two axes biaxially adv …   English World dictionary

  • biaxial — biaxial. (De bi y el lat. axis, eje). adj. Que tiene dos ejes. * * * ► adjetivo Que tiene dos ejes …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • biaxial — ● biaxial, biaxiale, biaxiaux adjectif Qui possède deux axes, s exerce selon deux axes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • biaxial — (adj.) also bi axial, 1833; see BI (Cf. bi ) + AXIAL (Cf. axial) …   Etymology dictionary

  • biaxial — (De bi y el lat. axis, eje). adj. Que tiene dos ejes …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Biaxial — Biaxal Bi*ax al, Biaxial Bi*ax i*al, a. [Pref. bi + axal, axial.] (Opt.) Having two axes; as, biaxial polarization; biaxial crystals. Brewster. {Bi*ax i*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • biaxial — adj. [L. bis, two; axis, axle] Having two axes …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • biaxial — biaxiality, n. biaxially, adv. /buy ak see euhl/, adj. 1. having two axes. 2. Crystall. having two optical axes along which double refraction does not occur. [1850 55; BI 1 + AXIAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • biaxial — adjective a) Having two axes b) Having a value in two perpendicular directions. [In solid mechanics it generally means that normal stresses exist in two of the possible three directions. Note that they do not have to be equal in sign or magnitude …   Wiktionary

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