from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having assumed the form of crystals: as, crystallized saltpeter or crystallized alum.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective smoothly coated with crystals of sugar; -- used especially of fruits.
  • adjective caused to form into crystals; hence, in a crystalline form.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective having definitive and fixed form, solidified.
  • adjective being crystalline, in the form of crystals.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of crystallize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having both internal structure and external form of a crystal
  • adjective having become fixed and definite in form


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