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orthotomous (comparative more orthotomous, superlative most orthotomous)

  1. (crystallography) Having two cleavages at right angles with one another.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for orthotomous in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)