solution plane

noun

: a direction in a crystal of relatively easy solubility (as when the substance is under great pressure)
chemical action along solution planes in minerals in rocks has often resulted in schillerization

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“Solution plane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solution%20plane. Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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