crystallise
British variant of crystallize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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

  • crystallise — UK [ˈkrɪstəlaɪz] / US [ˈkrɪst(ə)lˌaɪz] crystallize …   English dictionary

  • crystallise — [c]/ˈkrɪstəlaɪz / (say kristuhluyz) verb (crystallised, crystallising) –verb (t) 1. to form into crystals; cause to assume crystalline form. 2. to give definite or concrete form to. 3. Cookery to coat (fruit or flower petals) with sugar to give… …   Australian English dictionary

  • crystallise — 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, ↑crystalize, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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  • crystallize — [[t]krɪ̱st(ə)laɪz[/t]] crystallizes, crystallizing, crystallized (in BRIT, also use crystallise) 1) V ERG If you crystallize an opinion or idea, or if it crystallizes, it becomes fixed and definite in someone s mind. [V n] He has managed to… …   English 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

  • 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

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