crystalloid

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noun crys·tal·loid \ˈkris-tə-ˌlȯid\

Definition of crystalloid

  1. :  a substance that forms a true solution and is capable of being crystallized

crystalloid

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crystalloidal

play \ˌkris-tə-ˈlȯi-dəl\ adjective

1839

First Known Use of crystalloid

1839


Medical Dictionary

crystalloid

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noun crys·tal·loid \ˈkris-tə-ˌlȯid\

Medical Definition of crystalloid

  1. 1:  a substance that forms a true solution and is capable of being crystallized

  2. 2:  a particle of protein that has the properties of crystal and is found especially in oily seeds

crystalloid

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crystalloidal

\ˌkris-tə-ˈlȯid-əl\play adjective

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