Crystalline (adjective)

  1. Having a clear, transparent, and regular geometric structure, like that of crystals.
  2. Clear, transparent and shining in appearance.


The word crystalline is derived from the latin word "crystallus" which means "ice". it refers to the property of certain materials that have a repeating, symmetrical three-dimensional structure, similar to the structure of ice crystals.


  1. The mineral was in a crystalline form, which made it highly sought after.
  2. The lake was crystalline, reflecting the surrounding trees and sky.
  3. This wine has a crystalline appearance, it's very clear.
  4. The snow was so crystalline, it was like a winter wonderland.
  5. The music was crystalline, every note was perfectly clear.
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