crystal form


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crystal form

n
(Chemistry) crystallog a symmetrical set of planes in space, associated with a crystal, having the same symmetry as the crystal class. Compare crystal habit
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Two smooth, cambered slices of sapphire crystal form the front and back of the case, joined by a ribbon of gold and falling off the sides like the edges of an infinity pool.
Detectives believe the drug comes in a crystal form, with "many of the people police have spoken to saying that this is the first time they have seen or heard of the drug".
Tenders are invited for Sodium Chloride In Crystal Form.
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Make clear the link that solids in crystal form were used by the Braggs; they passed X-rays through the crystals to produce diffraction patterns and from those patterns they identified the atomic structure of that solid.
They note that the product is 92% natural and that its unique crystal form works differently than traditional oil-based softeners that coat fabrics with oily residue, because it infuses fibers with long-lasting fragrance.
It comes in pill, powder and crystal form (crystal meth).
Gout is caused by the kidney producing too much uric acid, and water dilutes the acid and prevents it from settling in the joints in crystal form.
The top section carries Hauy's names for the mineral and the crystal form and, in brackets, the mineral's modern name.
Irgacure 1300, a mixed crystal form of Irgacure 369 and Irgacure 651, provides a cost-effective photoinitiator system, which combines fast cure response in dark colors with good solubility in acrylates and reduced odor on UV exposure.
Many fats and waxes crystallise in a crystal form we call beta-prime.