<chemistry> Half turned round; half inverted; having a twinned structure.

Origin: Hemi- + Gr. To turn: cf. F. Hemitrope.

<chemistry> That which is hemitropal in construction; a twin crystal having a hemitropal structure.

(01 Mar 1998)

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