• Definition for "diatomous"
    • Having one, distinct, diagonal cleavage; said of crystals.
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  • Sentence for "diatomous"
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diatomous definition

  • adjective:
    • Having one, distinct, diagonal cleavage; said of crystals.
    • Having just one, distinct, diagonal cleavage; -- said of crystals.
    • Having one, distinct, diagonal cleavage; said of crystals.
    • Having just one, distinct, diagonal cleavage; -- said of crystals.
  • others:
    • In mineralogy, having crystals with one distinct diagonal cleavage.
    • In mineralogy, having crystals with one distinct diagonal cleavage.
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