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Table 1675a. Difference between centrosymmetric, non-centrosymmetric, and chiral space groups.

Symmetry
Symmetry elements
Translation Rotational axis Mirror planes Center of inversion Combinations
Centrosymmetric Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Non-centrosymmetric Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Chiral Yes Yes No No Yes

Table 1675b. Characteristics of chiral space groups.

Table of centrosymmetric, non-centrosymmetric, and chiral space groups page1677

 

 

 

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