Fr.: réseau de coordination
Crystallography: The crystal structure of a → coordination compound.
→ coordination; → lattice.
Fr.: réseau cristallin
The network of the points in space at which the atoms, molecules, or ions of a → crystal are regularly repeated.
1) A regular geometric arrangement of points in a plane or in space.
From O.Fr. latiz "lattice," from late "lath, board, plank, batten" (Fr. latte); cf. O.H.G. latta "lath."
Jâré, from jarra "net; snare," Afghan jâli "reticulated garment," Tabari jarazin "grilled apparatus used in a watercourse to gather thatch and trash;" cf. Skt. jāla- "net, snare, lattice."
Fr.: énergie réticulaire
The energy required to separate an ion from a → crystal to an infinite distance. In other words, the energy released when one → mole of a crystal is formed from gaseous ions.