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  Definition of Crystallize
  1. cause to take on a definite and clear shape; "He tried to crystallize his thoughts"
  2. assume crystalline form; become crystallized
  3. cause to form crystals or assume crystalline form; "crystallize minerals"
  4. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who is at fault"
Similar Words: crystallise, crystalise, crystalize, effloresce, clear, clear up, shed light on, straighten out, sort out, enlighten, illuminate, elucidate

 

Hyponyms: devitrify

 

Derivational Morphology: crystallization, quartz glass, quartz, vitreous silica, lechatelierite, crystal, crystallisation, crystallizing, lucidity, clarity, pellucidity, clearness, limpidity, elucidation, clarification, illumination

 

 
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