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División en sílabas: pol·y·crys·tal·line
Pronunciación: /ˌpäliˈkristələn, -ˌlīn, -ˌlēn

Definición de polycrystalline en inglés:


(Of a metal or other solid) consisting of many crystalline parts that are randomly oriented with respect to each other.
Example sentences
  • In a polycrystalline metal the crack may extend for only a few grain diameters before the crack propagation changes to stage II.
  • These older style panels are made of crystalline or polycrystalline silicon modules.
  • The yield stress of iron single crystals are very sensitive to both temperature and strain rate and a similar dependence has been found for less pure polycrystalline iron.

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