isostructural

[ ahy-suh-struhk-cher-uh l ]
/ ˌaɪ səˈstrʌk tʃər əl /

adjective Crystallography.

(of two substances) having the same crystal structure but not necessarily a similar chemical composition.

Nearby words

  1. isostemonous,
  2. isostere,
  3. isosteric,
  4. isosterism,
  5. isosthenuria,
  6. isosulfan blue,
  7. isotac,
  8. isotach,
  9. isotactic,
  10. isoteniscope

Origin of isostructural

First recorded in 1905–10; iso- + structural

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