bipyramid

noun
bi·​pyr·​a·​mid | \ (ˌ)bī-ˈpir-ə-mid How to pronounce bipyramid (audio) \

Definition of bipyramid

: a crystal consisting of two identical pyramids base to base

Other Words from bipyramid

bipyramidal \ (ˌ)bī-​pə-​ˈra-​mə-​dᵊl How to pronounce bipyramid (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of bipyramid

1824, in the meaning defined above

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“Bipyramid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bipyramid. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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