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Translation of "crystal" - English-French dictionary

crystal

noun /ˈkristl/
a small part of a solid substance (eg salt or ice) which has a regular shape. cristal
a special kind of very clear glass cristal This bowl is made of crystal.
crystalline /-lain/ adjective
(of minerals etc) formed into crystals cristallin Salt is a crystalline substance.
crystallize verb ( crystallise)
to form (into) crystals (se) cristalliser He crystallized the salt from the sea water.
to cover with a coating of sugar crystals confire crystallized fruits.
to make or become definite or clear fixer He tried to crystallize his ideas.
crystallization noun ( crystallisation)
cristallisation
crystal ball
a glass ball used in fortune-telling. boule de cristal
crystal clear
absolutely clear limpide My instructions were crystal clear.
(Definition of crystal from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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