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crystalline

 [kris´tah-lin]
1. resembling a crystal in nature or clearness.
2. pertaining to crystals.

crys·tal·line

(kris'tă-lēn),
1. Clear; transparent.
2. Relating to a crystal or crystals.

crystalline

/crys·tal·line/ (kris´tah-lēn)
1. pertaining to crystals.
2. resembling a crystal in nature or clearness.

crystalline

describing material with a regular geometric shape. Crystalline substances have a very narrow melting point range.

crys·tal·line

(kris'tă-lēn)
1. Clear; transparent.
2. Relating to a crystal or crystals.

crystalline

1. resembling a crystal in nature or clearness.
2. pertaining to crystals.

crystalline lens
the transparent organ behind the pupil of the eye. See also lens.
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Clinical biochemical and pathologic correlations in Bietti's crystalline dystrophy Am J Ophthalmol.
Accelerated silicosis can occur after 5-10 years of high exposures to respirable crystalline silica.
Crystalline glaze, from its term, should refer to all glazes produced in its broad extent.
The crystalline ceramic would act as a last line of defense, keeping the waste from spreading if it should ever come in contact with water.
Polymethylpentene (TPX) is a semi-crystalline thermoplastic, in which the packing of the crystalline and amorphous regions result in the same density and refractive index.
For high-resolution studies on the mass distribution of Crystalline Layer lattices, negatively stained preparations of isolated or recrystallized Crystalline Layer have been used.
Those diagnosed with respiratory disease after working with high levels of crystalline silica dust will suffer from severe scarring of the lungs, causing breathing difficulties and in some cases death.
It was found that the high shear and cooling rates can result in the in situ fibrillation of polyamide 6 (PA6) (17), (18), the formation of banded spherulites of polyethylene (PE) 1191, the formation of oriented crystalline structures of PE (20) and PP (21), the orientation of glass fibers (GFs) of poly(butylene terephthalate)/GF composite (22) and PP/GF composite (23), and the formation of [gamma]-form crystal of PA6/clay nanocomposite (24).
Results showed that the bi-layer solar cells have higher fill factor rather than single layer cells with the same crystalline structure.
Unlike household WiFi routers, The Crystalline Grid's NetBeacon[TM] offers an out-of-the-box solution at a $149 price point for long-distance WiFi access, in a way that each additional high-power NetBeacon[TM] self-configures to increase the network coverage area up to an additional quarter-mile without requiring an additional Internet connection.
The germanium tin compound is a eutectic alloy that has been considered by the investigators as a prototypical phase-change material because it can exist at room temperature in either a stable crystalline state or a metastable amorphous state.