Definition of Bisectrices

1. bisectrix [n] - See also: bisectrix



Lexicographical Neighbors of Bisectrices

biscutate
bisdequalinium chloride
bise
bisecant
bisecants
bisect
bisectarian
bisected
bisecting
bisection
bisectional
bisectionally
bisections
bisector
bisectors
bisectrices (current term)
bisectrix
bisectrixes
bisects
bisegment
bisegments
bisemic
bisensory
biseptate
biserial
biserial correlation
biserial correlation coefficient
biseriate
biserrate
bises

Literary usage of Bisectrices

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Microscopic Determination of the Nonopaque Minerals by Esper Signius Larsen (1921)
"Moreover, in such sections the acute and obtuse bisectrices can be distinguished, ... The dispersion of the bisectrices can be determined by measuring ..."

2. Microscopical Physiography of the Rock-making Minerals: An Aid to the by Harry Rosenbusch (1889)
"But since every axis of elasticity coincides with a crystallographic axis of symmetry, a proper dispersion of the axes of elasticity (bisectrices) is ..."

3. Manual of Petrographic Methods by Albert Johannsen (1918)
"... the value of the optic axial angle by this means is discussed in full in Art. 416. 362. Sections Inclined to the bisectrices.3—More and more of one ..."

4. Mineralogy: An Introduction to the Scientific Study of Minerals by Sir Henry A Miers, Henry A[lexander] Miers (1902)
"Dispersions of the Optic Axes and bisectrices.—It was said above that the indicatrix for light of one colour is not the same as that for light of another ..."

5. The Methods of Petrographic-microscopic Research, Their Relative Accuracy by Frederic Eugene Wright (1911)
"DISPERSION OF THE bisectrices. This feature can be determined occasionally in the interference figure, but parallel polarized light should be used for ..."

6. The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana. 1837-1868: Descriptive Mineralogy by James Dwight Dana, Edward Salisbury Dana (1892)
"The dispersion of the bisectrices possible in this case is called horizontal, in consequence of the relative position of the axial planes to each other. ..."

7. A Text-book of Mineralogy: With an Extended Treatise on Crystallography and by Edward Salisbury Dana (1898)
"In the former case, the position of the bisectrices may lie defined ... The positions of the bisectrices are shown in the section parallel to b (010) of Fig ..."

Other Resources:

Search for Bisectrices on Dictionary.com!Search for Bisectrices on Thesaurus.com!Search for Bisectrices on Google!Search for Bisectrices on Wikipedia!

Search