secondary twinning

noun

Definition of secondary twinning

: the externally caused twinning of crystals (as by pressure in a rock mass after formation of the mineral)

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“Secondary twinning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/secondary%20twinning. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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