rhombic

[rom-bik]
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adjective

having the form of a rhombus.
having a rhombus as base or cross section.
bounded by rhombuses, as a solid.
Crystallography. orthorhombic.

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

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

rhombic

[rŏmbĭk]

adj.

Relating to the rhombencephalon.
Rhomboid.
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