epitaxy

noun ep·i·taxy \ ˈe-pə-ˌtak-sē \

Definition of epitaxy

:the growth on a crystalline substrate of a crystalline substance that mimics the orientation of the substrate

epitaxial

play \ˌe-pə-ˈtak-sē-əl\ adjective

epitaxially

play \ˌe-pə-ˈtak-sē-ə-lē\ adverb

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