from The Century Dictionary.
- Exhibiting axial interference figures without the use of polarizing apparatus: said of certain crystals, as epidote. These figures are sometimes called
epoptic figures. Also idiocyclophanous.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective (Crystallog.) Exhibiting interference figures without the aid of a polariscope, as certain crystals.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adjective crystallography Exhibiting
interference figureswithout the aid of a polariscope, as certain crystalsdo.
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