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body–centered

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adjective body–cen·tered \ˈbä-dē-ˌsen-tərd\

Definition of body–centered

  1. :  relating to or being a crystal space lattice in which each cubic unit cell has an atom at its center and at each vertex — compare face-centered



1921

First Known Use of body–centered

1921

Rhymes with body–centered


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