cryptocrystalline

adjective cryp·to·crys·tal·line \ ˌkrip-tō-ˈkri-stə-lən \

Definition of cryptocrystalline

:having a crystalline structure so fine that no distinct particles are recognizable under a microscope
  • cryptocrystalline quartz

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cryptocrystalline

adjective cryp·to·crys·tal·line \ ˌkrip-tō-ˈkris-tə-lən \

medical Definition of cryptocrystalline

:having a crystalline structure so fine that no distinct particles are recognizable under the microscope

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