octahedral cleavage

noun

Definition of octahedral cleavage

: cleavage of minerals parallel to the octahedral faces

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“Octahedral cleavage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/octahedral%20cleavage. Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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