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Definition of pseudocrystal

: a solid body that looks crystalline even under a microscope but fails to produce a diffraction pattern indicating true crystallinity the carbon film … is made up of sharply oriented pseudocrystals— L. H. Germer

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pseudocrystalline \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for pseudocrystal

International Scientific Vocabulary pseud- + crystal

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“Pseudocrystal.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 17 January 2020.

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