[ mon-uh-si-me-trik ]
/ ˌmɒn ə sɪˈmɛ trɪk /
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also mon·o·sym·met·ri·cal [mon-uh-si-me-tri-kuhl] /ˌmɒn ə sɪˈmɛ trɪ kəl/ .
OTHER WORDS FROM monosymmetricmon·o·sym·met·ri·cal·ly, adverbmon·o·sym·met·ry [mon-uh-sim-i-tree], /ˌmɒn əˈsɪm ɪ tri/, noun
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Gypsum thus crystallized is in its normal monosymmetric form, more stable under ordinary conditions than the orthorhombic form.
British Dictionary definitions for monosymmetric
/ (ˌmɒnəsɪˈmɛtrɪk) /
Derived forms of monosymmetricmonosymmetrically, adverbmonosymmetry (ˌmɒnəˈsɪmɪtrɪ), noun
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