Crystalline Definition

krĭstə-lĭn, -līn, -lēn
adjective
Consisting or made of crystal or crystals.
Webster's New World
Like crystal; clear or transparent.
Webster's New World
Having the structure of a crystal.
Webster's New World
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Antonyms:
noncrystalline
noun

(obsolete) Any crystalline substance.

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(obsolete) Aniline.

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Other Word Forms of Crystalline

Noun

Singular:
crystalline
Plural:
crystallines

Origin of Crystalline

  • Middle English cristallin from Old French from Latin crystallinus from Greek krustallinos from krustallos ice, crystal kreus- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French cristalin (“like crystal”)

    From Wiktionary

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