crystal structure

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crys·tal struc·ture

the arrangement in space and the interatomic distances and angles of the atoms in crystals, usually determined by x-ray diffraction measurements.
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In the mouth, the fruit has a bright lemon citrus lift, with the juiciest grapefruit acidity coupled with a nice mineral structure through the mid-palate.
In the mouth, crisp fruit, bit of apple perhaps, and the rest of the exotic bunch is held upright by the mineral structure. The finish continues this theme with the stone fruit fading off into the sunset like a luxury ocean liner.
"The complex mineral structure of Halen Mon makes all the taste areas on the palate highly sensitive and lively, and hence makes food taste exceedingly vibrant."
Fleshy white fruits in the mouth with buttery chardonnay adding weight and texture but still maintaining its mineral structure. I remember drinking it on a sunny June day on Porthminster Beach in St Ives, but it works just as well as an elegant addition to any winter supper table.
A good glug of mineral structure and acidity to this silky Marlborough pinot noir that has never failed to impress.
The subtle Alsatian mineral structure gives the wine its backbone and length on the finish.
In the mouth the fruit carries a rich peach tone, but this is lifted by a citrus lemon hit and plenty of mineral structure.
This wine is based on its mineral structure making it an ideal food wine with its cleansing finish.
The fruit has good mineral structure in the mouth, with a defined lemon hit through the mid-palate.
The mineral structure of the dust itself also poses threats.
If it can do this, it may eventually become stuck on a particular type of neighbor atom or perhaps some defect in the mineral structure (a vacancy or an atom in the wrong position).
HA is the main part of the rigid mineral structure in bone and teeth.