the regular array of points about which the atoms, ions, or molecules composing a crystal are centred
1. variant of before an element of Latin origin: crystalliferous.
[kris-tl] /ˈkrɪs tl/ noun 1. a clear, transparent mineral or glass resembling ice. 2. the transparent form of crystallized quartz. 3. Chemistry, Mineralogy. a solid body having a characteristic internal structure and enclosed by symmetrically arranged plane surfaces, intersecting at definite and characteristic angles. 4. anything made of or resembling such a substance. 5. a […]
crystallin crys·tal·lin (krĭs’tə-lĭn) n. A globulin in the lens of the eye.
[kris-tl-in, -ahyn, -een] /ˈkrɪs tl ɪn, -ˌaɪn, -ˌin/ adjective 1. of or like ; clear; transparent. 2. formed by . 3. composed of . 4. pertaining to or their formation. /ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪn/ adjective 1. having the characteristics or structure of crystals 2. consisting of or containing crystals 3. made of or like crystal; transparent; clear adj. […]