tesseral

adjective tes·ser·al \ -sərəl \
variants: or less commonly tessular \-syələ(r)\

Definition of tesseral

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