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Translation of "crystal" - English-Spanish dictionary

crystal

noun   /ˈkrɪs·təl/
a piece of a substance that has become solid, with a regular shape cristal ice crystals
[no plural] a type of glass of high quality cristal a crystal vase
(Definition of crystal from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

crystal

noun /ˈkristl/
a small part of a solid substance (eg salt or ice) which has a regular shape cristal The ice crystals form on dust particles as the water vapour/vapor condenses.
a special kind of very clear glass cristal This bowl is made of crystal.
crystalline /-lain/ adjective
(of minerals etc) formed into crystals cristalino Salt is a crystalline substance.
crystallize verb ( (also crystalliseBritish))
to form (into) crystals cristalizar(se) He crystallized the salt from the sea water.
to cover with a coating of sugar crystals cristalizar crystallized fruits.
to make or become definite or clear concretarse, cristalizarse He tried to crystallize his ideas.
crystallization noun ( (also crystallisationBritish))
cristalización the crystallization of soluble salts.
crystal ball noun
a glass ball used in fortune-telling. bola de cristal
crystal clear adjective
absolutely clear claro My instructions were crystal clear.
(Definition of crystal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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