tesseral

adjective tes·ser·al \-sərəl\
variants: less commonly

tessular

\-syələ(r)\

Definition of tesseral

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling a tessera :  tessellar

  2. 2 :  having or constituting an isometric system :  regular a tesseral crystal

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Origin and Etymology of tesseral

tesseral from tessera + -al; tessular from (assumed) New Latin tessula (diminutive of Latin tessera) + English -ar


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