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Hermann-Mauguin symbol

[hur-muh n-moh-gan, her-mahn-] /ˈhɜr mən moʊˈgæn, ˈhɛr mɑn-/
noun, Crystallography
1.
a notation for indicating a particular point group.
Origin
after Carl Hermann (1898-1961), German crystallographer and Charles Mauguin (1878-1937), French crystallographer
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