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tri·mor·phic

 (trī-môr′fĭk) also tri·mor·phous (-fəs)
adj.
1. Biology Having or occurring in three differing forms.
2. Chemistry Crystallizing in three distinct forms.

tri·mor′phi·cal·ly adv.
tri·mor′phism n.
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The mineral, at first thought to be a form of barytocalcite, is trimorphous with bary-tocalcite and paralstonite, and forms white to colorless or faintly pink acute pseudohexagonal pyramids or dipyramids up to 6 mm long.
The mineral is trimorphous with barytocalcite and paralstonite, and forms white to colorless or faintly pink acute pseudohexagonal pyramids or dipyramids up to 6 mm long.
Botallackite, a rare copper chloride trimorphous with atacamite and paratacamite, was named for the Botallack mine, Cornwall, England, where the first specimens were found in 1865.