[ree-kris-tl-ahyz] /riˈkrɪs tlˌaɪz/
verb (used without object), recrystallized, recrystallizing.
to become crystallized again.
Metallurgy. (of a metal) to acquire a new granular structure with new crystals because of plastic deformation, as when hot-worked.
verb (used with object), recrystallized, recrystallizing.
to crystallize again.
(chem) to dissolve and subsequently crystallize (a substance) from the solution, as in purifying chemical compounds, or (of a substance) to crystallize in this way
to undergo or cause to undergo the process in which a deformed metal forms a new set of undeformed crystal grains
1. variant of recti- before a vowel: rectangle. 1. (in prescriptions) rectified. 1. receipt. 2. rectangle. 3. rectangular. 4. rector. 5. rectory. abbreviation 1. receipt rect- pref. Variant of recto-. rect. 1. receipt 2. rectangle 3. rectangular 4. rectified 5. rector 6. rectory
noun 1. a plural of rectum. noun, plural rectums, recta [rek-tuh] /ˈrɛk tə/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. the comparatively straight, terminal section of the intestine, ending in the anus. noun 1. a plural of rectum noun (pl) -tums, -ta (-tə) 1. the lower part of the alimentary canal, between the sigmoid flexure of the colon […]
adjective 1. of, relating to, or for the rectum. adjective 1. of or relating to the rectum rectal rec·tal (rěk’təl) adj. Of, relating to, or situated near the rectum. rectum (rěk’təm) Plural rectums or recta The last section of the digestive tract, extending from the colon to the anus, in which feces is stored for […]
- Rectal ampulla
rectal ampulla n. A dilated portion of the rectum just above the anal canal.