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mes·o·mor·phic

(mez'ō-mōrf'ik),
Relating to mesomorphs.

mesomorphic

(mĕz′ə-môr′fĭk, mĕs′-)
adj.
1. also mesomorphous (-môr′fəs) Of, relating to, or existing in a state of matter intermediate between liquid and crystal.
2. Of or relating to a mesomorph.

mes′o·mor′phism, mes′o·mor′phy n.

mes·o·mor·phic

(mez'ō-mōrf'ik)
Relating to a mesomorph.
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However, X-ray diffraction results suggest that increased order produced by stretching is mesomorphous in nature, rather than three dimensional crystallinity.
Birefringence measurements provide information about total orientation (crystalline, mesomorphous and amorphous).
At lower draw ratios new mesomorphous structures ([approximately]2% of the PVC) are also produced, causing an increase in density.