acute bisectrix

noun

Definition of acute bisectrix

: the bisectrix of the acute angle formed by the axes of a biaxial crystal

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First Known Use of acute bisectrix

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Acute bisectrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acute%20bisectrix. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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