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Related to uniaxial: uniaxial stress, uniaxial crystal


1. Having only one axis.
2. Of, relating to, or affecting one axis.
3. Having one direction along which double refraction of light does not take place. Used of a crystal.
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1. (Biology) (esp of plants) having an unbranched main axis
2. (Chemistry) (of a crystal) having only one direction along which double refraction of light does not occur
ˌuniˈaxially adv
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(ˌyu niˈæk si əl)

1. having one axis.
2. (of a crystal) having one direction in which double refraction does not occur.
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