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inversion center
noun
,
Crystallography
1.
center of symmetry
.
center of symmetry
noun
,
Crystallography
1.
a point within a crystal through which any straight line extends to points on opposite surfaces of the crystal at equal distances.
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inversion center
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symmetry element
.
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