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Related to triclinic: Monoclinic crystal system
Having three unequal axes intersecting at oblique angles. Used of certain crystals.
(Chemistry) relating to or belonging to the crystal system characterized by three unequal axes, no pair of which are perpendicular. Also: anorthic
noting or pertaining to a crystal system with unequal axes that intersect at oblique angles.
Relating to a crystal having three axes of different lengths intersecting at oblique angles. The mineral microcline (a type of feldspar) has triclinic crystals. See more at crystal.
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|Adj.||1.||triclinic - having three unequal crystal axes intersecting at oblique angles; "triclinic system"|
crystallography - the branch of science that studies the formation and structure of crystals
monoclinic - having three unequal crystal axes with one oblique intersection; "monoclinic system"