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crystallize

verb crys·tal·lize

Medical Definition of crystallize

crys·tal·lized also crys·tal·lized also British crys·tal·lised or crys·tal·lisedcrys·tal·liz·ing also crys·tal·liz·ing also British crys·tal·lis·ing or crys·tal·lis·ing

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to cause to form crystals or assume crystalline form; especially :  to cause to form perfect or large crystals

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to become crystallized—often used with out <the solid crystallized out>

  5. crys·tal·liz·able \-ˌlī-zə-bəl\play adjective



Variants of crystallize

also crys·tal·ize also British crys·tal·lise or crys·tal·ise \ˈkris-tə-ˌlīz\play


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