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rhombic

[ rom-bik ]
/ ˈrɒm bɪk /
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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.
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Sometimes rhom·bi·cal .

Origin of rhombic

First recorded in 1660–70; rhomb + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM rhombic

sub·rhom·bic, adjectivesub·rhom·bi·cal, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rhombic

rhombic
/ (ˈrɒmbɪk) /

adjective
relating to or having the shape of a rhombus
crystallog another word for orthorhombic
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Medical definitions for rhombic

rhombic
[ rŏmbĭk ]

adj.
Relating to the rhombencephalon.
Rhomboid.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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