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symmetry axis of rotary inversion
noun
,
Crystallography
1.
rotation-inversion axis
.
rotation-inversion axis
[roh-
tey
-sh
uh
n in-
vur
-zh
uh
n, -sh
uh
n]
/roʊˈteɪ ʃən ɪnˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən/
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noun
,
Crystallography
1.
an axis of a crystal such that rotating about the axis and then inverting the crystal brings the crystal back to its original position.
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