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crystalline British & World English

Having the structure and form of a crystal; composed of crystals

crystalline lens British & World English

The transparent elastic structure behind the iris by which light is focused on to the retina of the eye

crystalline sphere British & World English

(In ancient and medieval astronomy) a transparent sphere of the heavens postulated to lie between the fixed stars and the primum mobile and to account for the precession of the equinox and other motions

semi-crystalline British & World English

(Of a solid) possessing crystalline character to some degree