transcrystalline

adjective

trans·​crystalline
(ˈ)tranz,
-raanz,
-n(t)s+
: across or through individual crystals as opposed to between or around them
used of fractures or cracks in metals

Word History

Etymology

trans- + crystal + -ine

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“Transcrystalline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/transcrystalline. Accessed 1 Dec. 2022.

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