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adj ne·mat·ic \ni-ˈmat-ik\

Medical Definition of NEMATIC

:  of, relating to, or being the phase of a liquid crystal characterized by arrangement of the long axes of the molecules in parallel lines but not layers <nematic polypeptide liquid crystals>—compare smectic


July 04, 2015
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