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crys·tal·lize

also crys·tal·ize  (krĭs′tə-līz′)
v. crys·tal·lized, crys·tal·liz·ing, crys·tal·liz·es also crys·tal·ized or crys·tal·iz·ing or crys·tal·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To cause to form crystals or assume a crystalline structure.
2. To give a definite, precise, and usually permanent form to: The scientists finally crystallized their ideas about the role of the protein.
3. To coat with crystals, as of sugar.
v.intr.
1. To assume a crystalline form.
2. To take on a definite, precise, and usually permanent form.

crys′tal·liz′a·ble adj.
crys′tal·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
crys′tal·liz′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.crystallization - the formation of crystalscrystallization - the formation of crystals    
chemical phenomenon - any natural phenomenon involving chemistry (as changes to atoms or molecules)
efflorescence, bloom - a powdery deposit on a surface
2.crystallization - a rock formed by the solidification of a substance; has regularly repeating internal structure; external plane faces
crystallite - any of numerous minute rudimentary crystalline bodies of unknown composition found in glassy igneous rock
rock, stone - a lump or mass of hard consolidated mineral matter; "he threw a rock at me"
3.crystallization - a mental synthesis that becomes fixed or concrete by a process resembling crystal formation
mental synthesis, construction - the creation of a construct; the process of combining ideas into a congruous object of thought
Translations
kristalizace
krystallisering
kristályosításkristályosodás
kristallamyndun, kristöllun
kryštalizácia
kristalleşme

crystallization

crystallisation [ˌkrɪstəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] (British) n
[thoughts, opinions] → cristallisation f
(CHEMISTRY) [substance] → cristallisation f

crystallization

n
(lit)Kristallisierung f; (out of another substance) → Auskristallisierung f
(fig)(Heraus)kristallisierung f; (= crystallized form)kristallisierte Form; after the crystallization of these ideas into a theorynachdem sich aus diesen Gedanken eine Theorie herauskristallisiert hatte

crystallization

[ˌkrɪstəlaɪˈzeɪʃn] ncristallizzazione f

crystal

(ˈkristl) noun
1. a small part of a solid substance (eg salt or ice) which has a regular shape.
2. a special kind of very clear glass. This bowl is made of crystal.
ˈcrystalline (-lain) adjective
(of minerals etc) formed into crystals. Salt is a crystalline substance.
ˈcrystallize, ˈcrystallise verb
1. to form (into) crystals. He crystallized the salt from the sea water.
2. to cover with a coating of sugar crystals. crystallized fruits.
3. to make or become definite or clear. He tried to crystallize his ideas.
ˌcrystalliˈzation, ˌcrystalliˈsation noun
crystal ball
a glass ball used in fortune-telling.
crystal clear
absolutely clear. My instructions were crystal clear.
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A characterization of crystallization kinetics of an injection molded commercial grade PLA was carried out by DSC according to two different protocols, considering the crystallization processes starting from the molten or from the solid state.
Few papers reported that crystallization processes give rise to acoustic emission signals that could be related to the development of the basic crystallization phenomena.
Together with studies into different phases, in confined systems, on surfaces and with impurities, this will improve our understanding of crystallization processes.
The modelling aims to develop a systematic and efficient way of extracting information from experiments and using it for optimization, control and scale-up of industrial crystallization processes.
Designed with superior low-shearing capabilities, the new TBX Turbine is optimally suited for crystallization processes in the pharmaceutical industry.
Additionally, SAFC's services can aid in determining the selection of optimal crystallization processes, ensure batch-to-batch consistency in manufacturing and help to maintain efficacy and patient safety.
of Technology, the Netherlands) present results achieved by two European projects on monitoring and control of industrial crystallizers: CRYSEN (2000-2003) on the development of new sensors for industrial crystallization and SINC-PRO (2003-2005) on self-learning model for intelligent predictive control system for crystallization processes.
Flowsheet synthesis of fractional crystallization processes with cake washing," Computers and Chemical Engineering, 28(5), pp.
The vehicles can be nanoreactors for regioselective reactions--Maillard reactions--and nanoreservoirs for oriented polymorphic crystallization processes.