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brachydiagonal


brachydiagonal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brachydiagonal  \Brach`y*di*ag"o*nal\,  n. 
  The  shorter  of  the  diagonals  in  a  rhombic  prism. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brachydiagonal  \Brach`y*di*ag"o*nal\,  a.  [Gr.  brachy`s  short  + 
  E.  diagonal.] 
  Pertaining  to  the  shorter  diagonal,  as  of  a  rhombic  prism. 
 
  {Brachydiagonal  axis},  the  shorter  lateral  axis  of  an 
  orthorhombic  crystal.