orthorhombic

adjective
or·​tho·​rhom·​bic | \ ˌȯr-thə-ˈräm-bik How to pronounce orthorhombic (audio) \

Definition of orthorhombic

: of, relating to, or constituting a system of crystallization characterized by three unequal axes at right angles to each other

First Known Use of orthorhombic

1854, in the meaning defined above

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“Orthorhombic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orthorhombic. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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orthorhombic

adjective
or·​tho·​rhom·​bic | \ ˌȯr-thə-ˈräm-bik How to pronounce orthorhombic (audio) \

Medical Definition of orthorhombic

: of, relating to, or constituting a system of crystallization characterized by three unequal axes at right angles to each other

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