Clinographic

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Clinographic Pertaining to that mode of projection in drawing in which the rays of light are supposed to fall obliquely on the plane of projection.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • clinographic Pertaining to that mode of projection in drawing in which the rays of light are supposed to fall obliquely on the plane of projection.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. kli`nein to incline + -graph,

Usage

In literature:

Clinographic drawings are most frequently used for representing crystals.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 7" by Various
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