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rhombic

[rom-bik]
adjective
  1. having the form of a rhombus.
  2. having a rhombus as base or cross section.
  3. bounded by rhombuses, as a solid.
  4. Crystallography. orthorhombic.
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Sometimes rhom·bi·cal.

Origin of rhombic

First recorded in 1660–70; rhomb + -ic
Related formssub·rhom·bic, adjectivesub·rhom·bi·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rhombic

rhombic

adjective
  1. relating to or having the shape of a rhombus
  2. crystallog another word for orthorhombic
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rhombic in Medicine

rhombic

(rŏmbĭk)
adj.
  1. Relating to the rhombencephalon.
  2. Rhomboid.
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