crystal lattice


Origin of crystal lattice

1
First recorded in 1925–30

Words Nearby crystal lattice

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How to use crystal lattice in a sentence

  • Now in crystallography there are only thirty-two possible classes of crystal lattice construction.

    Highways in Hiding | George Oliver Smith
  • We have no real control over the arrangement of atoms in a crystal lattice.

    Highways in Hiding | George Oliver Smith

British Dictionary definitions for crystal lattice

crystal lattice

noun
  1. the regular array of points about which the atoms, ions, or molecules composing a crystal are centred

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