- With one axis; movement only in one plane, as of hinge-joint.
Forensic science glossary. John C. Brenner . 2012.
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Uniaxial — U ni*ax i*al, a. [Uni + axial.] 1. (Crystallog.) Having but one optic axis, or line of no double refraction. [1913 Webster] Note: In uniaxial crystals, the optic axis has the direction of the vertical crystallographic axis. All tetragonal and… … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
uniaxial — |cs| adj. 2 g. Que só tem um eixo … Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa
uniaxial — [yo͞o΄nē ak′sē əl] adj. having a single axis: said as of some crystals uniaxially adv … English World dictionary
uniaxial — Having but one axis; growing chiefly in one direction. * * * uni·ax·i·al (u″ne akґse əl) [uni + axial] 1. having but one axis; said of a joint. 2. developing in an axial direction only, as a uniaxial organism … Medical dictionary
uniaxial — adjective Date: circa 1828 1. having only one axis 2. of or relating to only one axis … New Collegiate Dictionary
uniaxial — uniaxially, adv. /yooh nee ak see euhl/, adj. 1. having one axis. 2. Crystall. (of a crystal) having one direction in which double refraction does not occur. 3. Bot. (of a plant) having a primary stem that does not branch and that terminates in a … Universalium
uniaxial — adjective a) Having a single axis b) Having a single stem, with no branches, that terminates in a flower … Wiktionary
uniaxial — adj. having one axis; pertaining to or being a plant with only one stem and no branches (Botany); refracting in only one direction that is parallel to the principal axis (Crystals) … English contemporary dictionary
uniaxial — [ˌju:nɪ aksɪəl] adjective having or relating to a single axis. Derivatives uniaxially adverb … English new terms dictionary
uniaxial — uni·axial … English syllables