hemiprism

noun
hemi·​prism

Definition of hemiprism

: a prism consisting of only two parallel faces (as in the triclinic system) : a pinacoid cutting two crystallographic axes

History and Etymology for hemiprism

International Scientific Vocabulary hemi- entry 1 + prism

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“Hemiprism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemiprism. Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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