anhedral

[ an-hee-druh l ]
/ ænˈhi drəl /

adjective Petrography.


Nearby words

  1. angélique,
  2. anhalt,
  3. anharmonic,
  4. anharmonic ratio,
  5. anhedonia,
  6. anhidrosis,
  7. anhidrotic,
  8. anhidrotic ectodermal dysplasia,
  9. anhinga,
  10. anhui

Origin of anhedral

First recorded in 1895–1900; an-1 + -hedral

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British Dictionary definitions for anhedral

anhedral

/ (ænˈhiːdrəl) /

noun

the downward inclination of an aircraft wing in relation to the lateral axisCompare dihedral (def. 4)
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