Sentence Examples


  • Crystals are prismatic, acicular or scaly in habit; they have a perfect cleavage parallel to the brachypinacoid (M in the figure).
  • Cavities within the massive banded barite are commonly lined with translucent brown prismatic crystals.
  • The prismatic compass does not have to be tripod mounted to be read to * or - 0.5°, but clinometers do.
  • This mismatch will, in effect, produce prismatic distortion in opposite directions for the two eyes.
  • Grade 5. Calibrated prismatic compass; clinometer; metallic or steel tape; bearings to nearest degree.

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