Vicinal Definition

Of, belonging to, or restricted to a limited area or neighborhood; local.
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Neighboring; nearby.
Webster's New World
Relating to or being a local road.
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Designating faces on a crystal that approximate or take the place of fundamental planes.
Webster's New World
Of or relating to the consecutive positions on a ring or chain of carbon atoms.
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Origin of Vicinal

  • Latin vīcīnālis from vīcīnus neighboring vicinity

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin vīcīnālis.

    From Wiktionary

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