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holohedral

Syllabification: hol·o·he·dral
Pronunciation: /ˌhäləˈhēdrəl, ˌhōlə-/

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Definition of holohedral in English:

adjective

Crystallography
Having the full number of planes required by the symmetry of a crystal system.

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