one of three integers giving the orientation and position of the face of a crystal in terms of the reciprocals, in lowest terms, of the intercepts of the face with each axis of the crystal.
[mil-uh-rahyt] /ˈmɪl əˌraɪt/ noun 1. a mineral, nickel sulfide, NiS, occurring in slender, bronze-colored crystals: a minor ore of nickel. [mil-uh-rahyt] /ˈmɪl əˌraɪt/ noun 1. a follower of William Miller, a U.S. preacher who taught that the Second Advent of Christ and the beginning of the millennium were to occur in 1843. /ˈmɪləˌraɪt/ noun 1. […]
[mi-les-uh-muh l] /mɪˈlɛs ə məl/ adjective 1. . noun 2. a part. /mɪˈlɛsɪməl/ adjective 1. 2. of, consisting of, or relating to a thousandth
noun, Mining. 1. . [draw-hohl] /ˈdrɔˌhoʊl/ noun, Mining. 1. a funnel-shaped vertical opening cut at the bottom of a stope, which permits the loading of ore into conveyances in the passageways below.
[mil-hous] /ˈmɪlˌhaʊs/ noun, plural millhouses [mil-hou-ziz] /ˈmɪlˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA) 1. a building that houses milling machinery, especially of flour.