Associations to the word «Crystalline»


CRYSTALLINE, adjective. Of, relating to, or composed of crystals
CRYSTALLINE, adjective. (chemistry) having a regular three-dimensional molecular structure
CRYSTALLINE, adjective. Resembling crystal in being clear and transparent
CRYSTALLINE, noun. (obsolete) Any crystalline substance.
CRYSTALLINE, noun. (obsolete) aniline
CRYSTALLINE HUMOR, noun. Alternative form of crystalline humour
CRYSTALLINE HUMOUR, noun. (obsolete) The lens of the eye.

Dictionary definition

CRYSTALLINE, adjective. Consisting of or containing or of the nature of crystals; "granite is crystalline".
CRYSTALLINE, adjective. Distinctly or sharply outlined; "crystalline sharpness of outline"- John Buchan.
CRYSTALLINE, adjective. Transmitting light; able to be seen through with clarity; "the cold crystalline water of melted snow"; "crystal clear skies"; "could see the sand on the bottom of the limpid pool"; "lucid air"; "a pellucid brook"; "transparent crystal".

Wise words

One merit of poetry few persons will deny: it says more and in fewer words than prose.