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space lattice

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Definition of space lattice in English:

noun

Crystallography
A regular, indefinitely repeated array of points in three dimensions in which the points lie at the intersections of three sets of parallel equidistant planes.
Example sentences
  • The N particles are randomly placed on the phase space lattice with no more than one particle on a lattice site.
  • A regular space lattice is a particularly simple type of network.
  • For 3-dimensional space lattices we need 3 or in some cases 4 crystallographic axes that define directions within the crystal lattices.

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