[kwey-zahy-kris-tl, kwey-sahy‐, kwah-see‐, ‐zee‐] /ˌkweɪ zaɪˈkrɪs tl, ˌkweɪ saɪ‐, ˌkwɑ si‐, ‐zi‐/
a form of solid matter whose atoms are arranged like those of a crystal but assume patterns that do not exactly repeat themselves.
[dem-uh-krat-ik] /ˌdɛm əˈkræt ɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or of the nature of democracy or a democracy. 2. pertaining to or characterized by the principle of political or social equality for all: democratic treatment. 3. advocating or upholding democracy. 4. (initial capital letter) Politics. /ˌdɛməˈkrætɪk/ adjective 1. of, characterized by, derived from, or relating to […]
[dih-pen-duh nt] /dɪˈpɛn dənt/ adjective 1. relying on someone or something else for aid, support, etc. 2. conditioned or determined by something else; contingent: Our trip is dependent on the weather. 3. subordinate; subject: a dependent territory. 4. Grammar. not used in isolation; used only in connection with other forms. In I walked out when […]
noun 1. a machine-made, unglazed, ceramic floor tile. noun 1. a square or diamond-shaped unglazed floor tile
[kwawr-ee-muh n, kwor-] /ˈkwɔr i mən, ˈkwɒr-/ noun, plural quarrymen. 1. a person who stone; . /ˈkwɒrɪmən/ noun (pl) -men 1. a man who works in or manages a quarry n. 1610s, from quarry (n.2) + man (n.). Related: Quarrymen.