crystallitic

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  • crystallitic — crys·tal·lit·ic …   English syllables

  • crystallitic — adjective see crystallite …   Useful english dictionary

  • crystallite — crystallitic /kris tl it ik/, adj. /kris tl uyt /, n. Mineral. a minute body in glassy igneous rock, showing incipient crystallization. [1795 1805; CRYSTALL + ITE1] * * * ▪ geology       any of a type of microscopic body occurring in such glassy… …   Universalium

  • crystallite — [kris′təl īt΄] n. [ CRYSTALL(O) + ITE1] 1. a tiny, embryonic crystal, too small to be identified with any mineral species 2. a rock consisting mainly of such tiny crystals crystallitic [kris΄təl it′ik] adj …   English World dictionary

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