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crystallized (adj.)

c. 1600, "made into crystal;" 1660s, "formed into crystals," past-participle adjective from crystallize. Of fruit, etc., "preserved by sugar (and usually coated with sugar crystals), by 1875.

updated on May 26, 2018

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Definitions of crystallized from WordNet

crystallized (adj.)
having become fixed and definite in form; "distinguish between crystallized and uncrystallized opinion"- Psychological Abstracts;
Synonyms: crystallised
crystallized (adj.)
having both internal structure and external form of a crystal;
quartz crystal is perfectly crystallized
Synonyms: crystalised
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