From Online Dictionary of Crystallography
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A point configuration is the set of all points that are symmetrically equivalent to a given one with respect to a certain space group.
If X is the point under consideration and G is the space group, the point configuration is also known as the crystallographic orbit of X with respect to G.
- Chapter 8.3.2 of International Tables of Crystallography, Section A
- Chapter 14 of International Tables of Crystallography, Section A