extinction angle

noun

: the angle through which a crystal is revolved from a definite line (such as that of the crystallographic axis) to the plane of maximum extinction

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“Extinction angle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/extinction%20angle. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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