Words nearby conchoidal
OTHER WORDS FROM conchoidalcon·choi·dal·ly, adverbsub·con·choi·dal, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for conchoidal
There is an imperfect cleavage parallel to the basal pinacoid, and the fracture is conchoidal.
Flint breaks with what is called a conchoidal fracture, as do many other substances, such as glass.
The paste is very fine 327 grained, and breaks with a conchoidal fracture.
Bulb of Percussion—a bulb resulting from a conchoidal fracture of stone.Handbook of Alabama Archaeology: Part I Point Types|James W. Cambron
The ware is nearly always well baked and hard, breaking with a saccharoidal, rarely with a conchoidal, fracture.