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(Science: chemistry) Having, or characterised by, three unequal axes intersecting at oblique angles. See the note under crystallization.

Origin: Pref. Tri- _ Gr. To incline.

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crystals are confusing...please help.

These aren't major names of crystals so far as I'm concerned. To me. the "major names" would be the seven major crystal classes: triclinic, monoclinic, orthorhombic, trigonal, tetragonal, hexagonal/rhombohedral, or cubic. I gather the crystals you mention have something to do with ...

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by blcr11
Sun Aug 24, 2008 6:53 pm
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Topic: crystals are confusing...please help.
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The Fiber Disease

... Algal cellulose from different origins has been analysed with special reference to the crystalline features, such as allomorphism (Iagr/Ibeta or triclinic/monoclinic two- phase model), dimension and uniplanar orientation behaviour of the specific crystallographic plane to the cell wall surface. ...

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Mon Jan 15, 2007 11:07 pm
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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