octahedral

adjective oc·ta·he·dral \ ˌäk-tə-ˈhē-drəl \

Definition of octahedral

1 : having eight plane faces
2 : of, relating to, or formed in octahedrons

octahedrally

play \ˌäk-tə-ˈhē-drə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of octahedral

1684


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