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crystalline

adjective uk   /ˈkrɪs.təl.aɪn/  us   /-lən/

crystalline adjective (CLEAR)

literary clear and bright like crystal: Her singing voice has a pure, crystalline quality.

crystalline adjective (SHAPE)

specialized chemistry A crystalline substance has become solid, with regular shapes: crystalline deposits
Translations of “crystalline”
in Chinese (Traditional) 清澈的, 晶瑩剔透的, 水晶般清澈透明的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 清澈的, 晶莹剔透的, 水晶般清澈透明的…
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