Spanish translation of “crystal”
crystal noun /ˈkristl/
› a small part of a solid substance (eg salt or ice) which has a regular shape
The ice crystals form on dust particles as the water vapour/vapor condenses. › a special kind of very clear glass
This bowl is made of crystal. crystalline /-lain/ adjective › (of minerals etc) formed into crystals
Salt is a crystalline substance. crystallize verb ( (also crystalliseBritish)) › to form (into) crystals
He crystallized the salt from the sea water. › to cover with a coating of sugar crystals
crystallized fruits. › to make or become definite or clear
He tried to crystallize his ideas. crystallization noun ( (also crystallisationBritish)) ›
the crystallization of soluble salts. crystal ball noun › a glass ball used in fortune-telling.
bola de cristal
crystal clear adjective › absolutely clear
My instructions were crystal clear.