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Translation of "crystal" - English-German dictionary

crystal

noun /ˈkristl/
a small part of a solid substance (eg salt or ice) which has a regular shape. der Kristall
a special kind of very clear glass das Kristall This bowl is made of crystal.
crystalline /-lain/ adjective
(of minerals etc) formed into crystals kristallen Salt is a crystalline substance.
crystallize verb ( crystallise)
to form (into) crystals kristallisieren He crystallized the salt from the sea water.
to cover with a coating of sugar crystals kandieren crystallized fruits.
to make or become definite or clear klären He tried to crystallize his ideas.
crystallization noun ( crystallisation)
die Kristallisation
crystal ball
a glass ball used in fortune-telling. die Kristallkugel
crystal clear
absolutely clear kristall-, glasklar My instructions were crystal clear.
(Definition of crystal from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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