Definition of Sectant. Meaning of Sectant. Synonyms of Sectant

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Definition of Sectant

Sectant
Sectant Sec"tant, n. [L. secare, sectum, to cut.] One of the portions of space bounded by the three coordinate planes. Specif. (Crystallog.), one of the parts of a crystal into which it is divided by the axial planes.

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