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face–centered

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adjective face–cen·tered \ˈfās-ˌsen-tərd\

Definition of face–centered

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



1913

First Known Use of face–centered

1913

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