crystalize
verb see crystallize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • crystalize — (Amer.) v. cause to form into crystals; cause to take form or shape; form into crystals; take form or shape; make clear, make free from confusion, clarify from lack of clarity (also crystalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crystalize — crys·tal·ize (krĭsʹtə līz ) v. Variant of crystallize. * * * …   Universalium

  • crystalize — verb /ˈkrɪstəlaɪz/ a) To cause something to form crystals I crystalized the copper sulphate by slowly cooling a saturated solution. b) To coat something with crystals, especially of sugar We crystalized the fruit by coating in sugar. See Also …   Wiktionary

  • crystalize — crys|tal|ize [ krıstl,aız ] an American spelling of crystallize …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • crystalize — crys·tal·ize …   English syllables

  • crystalize — verb 1. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear Could you clarify these remarks? Clear up the question of who is at fault • Syn: ↑clear, ↑clear up, ↑shed light on, ↑crystallize, ↑crystallise, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • crystalized — crystalize (Amer.) v. cause to form into crystals; cause to take form or shape; form into crystals; take form or shape; make clear, make free from confusion, clarify from lack of clarity (also crystalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crystalizes — crystalize (Amer.) v. cause to form into crystals; cause to take form or shape; form into crystals; take form or shape; make clear, make free from confusion, clarify from lack of clarity (also crystalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crystalizing — crystalize (Amer.) v. cause to form into crystals; cause to take form or shape; form into crystals; take form or shape; make clear, make free from confusion, clarify from lack of clarity (also crystalise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • crystalise — verb 1. make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear Could you clarify these remarks? Clear up the question of who is at fault • Syn: ↑clear, ↑clear up, ↑shed light on, ↑crystallize, ↑crystallise, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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