hemimorphic

adjective
hemi·​mor·​phic | \ ˌhe-mi-ˈmȯr-fik \

Definition of hemimorphic

of a crystal
: having different crystalline forms at each end of a crystallographic axis

Other Words from hemimorphic

hemimorphism \ ˌhe-​mi-​ˈmȯr-​ˌfi-​zəm \ noun

First Known Use of hemimorphic

circa 1859, in the meaning defined above

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