Definition of quasicrystal
: a body of solid material that resembles a crystal in being composed of repeating structural units but that incorporates two or more unit cells into a quasiperiodic structure
quasicrystallineplay \-ˈkris-tə-lən also -ˌlīn, -ˌlēn\ adjective
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