Spatial dendrite

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Term: Spatial dendrite
Definition: A complex ice crystal with dendritic arms that extend in many directions (spatially) from a central nucleus, probably a frozen droplet that originally froze as a polycrystal. Its form is roughly spherical.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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