Monoclinic vs. Orthorhombic

Monoclinic vs. Orthorhombic — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Monoclinic and Orthorhombic

Monoclinicadjective

Of or relating to three unequal crystal axes, two of which intersect obliquely and are perpendicular to the third.

Orthorhombicadjective

Of or relating to a crystalline structure of three mutually perpendicular axes of different length.

Monoclinicadjective

(crystallography) Having three unequal axes with two perpendicular and one oblique intersections.

Orthorhombicadjective

(crystallography) Having three unequal axes at right angles.

Monoclinicadjective

having three unequal crystal axes with one oblique intersection;

monoclinic system
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