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crystalnoun

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
(Definition of crystal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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crystalnoun

uk   /ˈkrɪs.təl/ us   /ˈkrɪs.təl/
(Definition of crystal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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