1. [ noun ] (psychology) a mental synthesis that becomes fixed or concrete by a process resembling crystal formation
Related terms: construction crystallize
2. [ noun ] (geology) a rock formed by the solidification of a substance; has regularly repeating internal structure; external plane faces
Synonyms: crystal
Related terms: rock crystallite crystallize crystallize
3. [ noun ] (chemistry,crystallography) the formation of crystals
Synonyms: crystallizing crystallisation
Related terms: chemical_phenomenon efflorescence crystallize crystallize
Similar spelling:   crystallisation