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clinodiagonal


clinodiagonal


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Clinodiagonal  \Cli`no*di*ag"o*nal\,  n.  [Gr.  kli`nein  to  incline 
  +  E.  diagonal.]  (Crystallog.) 
  That  diagonal  or  lateral  axis  in  a  monoclinic  crystal  which 
  makes  an  oblique  angle  with  the  vertical  axis.  See 
  {Crystallization}.  --  a.  Pertaining  to  or  the  direction  of 
  the  clinodiagonal.