isodiametric

[ahy-suh-dahy-uh-me-trik]
adjective
1.
having equal diameters or axes.
2.
having the diameter similar throughout, as a cell.
3.
(of crystals) having two, or three, equal horizontal axes and a third, or fourth, unequal axis at right angles thereto.

Origin:
1880–85; iso- + diametric

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isodiametric (ˌaɪsəʊˌdaɪəˈmɛtrɪk)
 
adj
1.  having diameters of the same length
2.  (of a crystal) having three equal axes
3.  (of a cell or similar body) having a similar diameter in all planes

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Each parenchymatous cell is isodiametric, spherical, or oval in shape.
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