[hem-i-trohp] /ˈhɛm ɪˌtroʊp/ Crystallography
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(chem) another name for twin (sense 3)
hemithorax hem·i·tho·rax (hěm’ĭ-thôr’āks’) n. One side of the chest.
[hem-i-tur-peen] /ˌhɛm ɪˈtɜr pin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. See under (def 2). [tur-peen] /ˈtɜr pin/ noun, Chemistry. 1. (originally) any of a class of monocyclic hydrocarbons of the formula C 10 H 16 , obtained from plants. 2. this class or any of its oxygenated derivatives, any hydrocarbon from the same source having the formula C […]
hemisystole hem·i·sys·to·le (hěm’ĭ-sĭs’tə-lē) n. Contraction of the left ventricle following every second atrial contraction, producing one pulse to every two heartbeats.
[hem-i-stik] /ˈhɛm ɪˌstɪk/ noun, Prosody. 1. the exact or approximate half of a stich, or poetic verse or line, especially as divided by a caesura or the like. 2. an incomplete line, or a line of less than the usual length. /ˈhɛmɪˌstɪk/ noun 1. (prosody) a half line of verse n. “half a poetic line,” […]