Hemitropism

hemitrope

[hem-i-trohp] Crystallography.
noun
1.
twin1 ( def 5 ).
adjective
2.
twin1 ( def 12 ).

Origin:
1795–1805; < French; see hemi-, -trope

hemitropic [hem-i-trop-ik, -troh-pik] , adjective
hemitropism, hemitropy [hi-mi-truh-pee] , noun
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hemitrope (ˈhɛmɪˌtrəʊp)
 
n
chem another name for twin
 
hemitropic
 
adj
 
hemi'tropism
 
n
 
hemitropy
 
n

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