Definition of Trapezohedra

1. Noun. (plural of trapezohedron) ¹



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Definition of Trapezohedra

1. trapezohedron [n] - See also: trapezohedron

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trapezohedra

trapezes
trapezia
trapezial
trapeziform
trapezii
trapezing
trapeziometacarpal
trapezist
trapezists
trapezium
trapezium bone
trapeziums
trapezius
trapezius muscle
trapeziuses
trapezohedra (current term)
trapezohedral
trapezohedron
trapezohedrons
trapezoid
trapezoid body
trapezoid bone
trapezoid bones
trapezoid ligament
trapezoid line
trapezoid ridge
trapezoidal
trapezoids
traphole
trapholes

Literary usage of Trapezohedra

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

1. Mineralogy: An Introduction to the Scientific Study of Minerals by Henry Alexander Miers (1902)
"Right- handed crystals display positive trapezohedra under the right corner of R, negative trapezohedra under the left corner of z. In left- handed crystals ..."

2. Text-book of Systematic Mineralogy by Hilary Bauerman (1881)
"The trapezohedra are negative when they lie below the faces of the smaller or negative rhombohedron r, or between s and/2 m fig- \57 «, or s and /6 in fig- ..."

3. The Roman Comagmatic Region by Henry Stephens Washington (1906)
"Leucite phenocrysts very abundant, almost one-half of rock, 5 to 20 mm., or larger, euhedral trapezohedra, sometimes fragmentary, white to very pale gray. ..."

4. Text-book of Descriptive Mineralogy by Hilary Bauerman (1884)
"When the combination includes ' rhomb' faces of a trigonal pyramid s, with or without those of trapezohedra x, as in fig. 71. ..."

5. Transactions of the Literary and Historical Society of Quebec (1829)
"Crystallized in trapezohedra, contained in lava. 389. L. Near Rome. ... Crystallized in trapezohedra. 393. L. Giants' Causeway. do. 394. L. Scotland. do. ..."

6. Transactions (1829)
"Crystallized in trapezohedra, contained in lava. 389. L. Near Rome. ... Crystallized in trapezohedra. 393. L. Giants' Causeway. do. 394. L. Scotland. do. ..."

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