dodecant

noun do·dec·ant \ˈdōˌdekənt, ˈdōdə̇k-, dōˈdek-\

Definition of dodecant

plural

-s

  1. :  any of the 12 parts into which the space about the center of a hexagonal crystal is divided by the four axial planes

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Origin and Etymology of dodecant

dodeca- + -ant


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