macropinacoid

Macropinacoid

Mac`ro*pin"a*coid\, n. [Macro- + pinacoid.] (Crystallog.) One of the two planes of an orthorhombic crystal which are parallel to the vertical and longer lateral (macrodiagonal) axes.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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