facet plane


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Noun1.facet plane - the plane of a facet of an object (as of a cube)
plane, sheet - (mathematics) an unbounded two-dimensional shape; "we will refer to the plane of the graph as the X-Y plane"; "any line joining two points on a plane lies wholly on that plane"
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In order to apply the facet two-scale Bragg theory, the facet must be large in comparison with the wavelength of the incident radiation in the facet plane, and be sufficiently small as it can still be regarded as a plane.