holohedral

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EtymologyEdit

PIE roots
*solh₂-
*sed-

From holo- + Ancient Greek ἕδρα ‎(hédra, seat).

AdjectiveEdit

holohedral ‎(not comparable)

  1. (of a crystal) Having as many plane faces as needed for the highest degree of symmetry in its system

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