holohedral definition

  • adjective:
    • Having as numerous airplanes as required for total symmetry in confirmed crystal system.
    • Having as much plane faces as needed for the greatest degree of balance in its system
    • Having all airplanes required by total symmetry, -- against hemihedral.
  • others:
    • In mineralogy, having all comparable edges or angles similarly replaced, as a crystal.

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