Tetragonal meaning

tetragənəl
Of, or having the form of, a tetragon; quadrangular.
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Designating or of a crystal system having three axes that intersect at right angles with one another, two of which are of equal length.
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Relating to a crystal having three axes, two of which are of the same length and are at right angles to each other. The third axis is perpendicular to these. The mineral zircon has tetragonal crystals.
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Having four sides (as a tetragon); quadrilateral.
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(crystallography) Having two equal axes and one unequal, and all angles 90°.
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