crystallogeny

noun
crys·​tal·​log·​e·​ny | \ ˌkristəˈläjənē \
plural -es

Definition of crystallogeny

: the formation of crystals as a branch of crystallography

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First Known Use of crystallogeny

1837, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crystallogeny

International Scientific Vocabulary crystall- + -geny

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“Crystallogeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crystallogeny. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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