bisphenoid


bisphenoid
/buy sfee"noyd/, n. Crystall.
a tetrahedral form, each edge of which is bisected by the perpendicular bisecting the edge that does not intersect it. Also called disphenoid.
[BI-1 + SPHENOID]

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • bisphenoid — bi·sphenoid …   English syllables

  • bisphenoid — (ˈ)bī+ noun ( s) Etymology: bi (I) + sphenoid : disphenoid * * * /buy sfee noyd/, n. Crystall. a tetrahedral form, each edge of which is bisected by the perpendicular bisecting the edge that does not intersect it. Also called disphenoid. [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • disphenoid — /duy sfee noyd/, n. Crystall. bisphenoid. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium


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