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Meaning of smectic by Wiktionary Dictionary

smectic


    Adjective

    smectic ( not comparable )

    1. ( chemistry, physics ) Describing a class of liquid crystals whose molecules are aligned in layers, with the molecules lying perpendicular to the plane of the layers

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    Noun

    smectic ( plural: smectics )

    1. Such a liquid crystal