Significado de “crystal” - en el Diccionario Inglés

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uk /ˈkrɪs.təl/ us /ˈkrɪs.təl/

crystal noun (GLASS)

C2 [ U ] transparent glass of very high quality, usually with its surface cut into delicate patterns:

a crystal vase

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crystal noun (MINERAL)

[ C ] a piece of a substance that has become solid, with a regular shape:

When sea water is allowed to evaporate, salt crystals are deposited.
Cirrus clouds are composed of ice crystals.

specialized chemistry [ C ] any solid consisting of atoms or molecules that are arranged in a regular structure:

Silicon crystals grown in a laboratory convert light into electrical energy.

[ C or U, C ] clear, transparent rock that is used in jewellery, or a piece of this:

a pair of crystal earrings


(Definición de crystal del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈkrɪs·təl/

crystal noun (ROCK)

[ C/U ] transparent rock that looks like ice, or a piece of it

crystal noun (GLASS)

[ C/U ] transparent glass of high quality, usually with its surface cut into patterns that reflect light

[ C/U ] A crystal is a transparent glass or plastic cover for a watch or clock.

crystal noun (REGULAR SHAPE)

science [ C ] the solid state of many simple substances, which have a regular shape and surfaces arranged in similar patterns

(Definición de crystal del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)