Definition of X-ray crystallography in English:

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X-ray crystallography


The study of crystals and their structure by means of X-ray diffraction.
Example sentences
  • The structures used in this study were all determined through X-ray crystallography.
  • The goal of the mission is to bring back crystals grown in space, and analyse the crystals by X-ray crystallography.
  • Hodgkin used X-ray crystallography to study the structure of biologically interesting molecules.

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Syllabification: X-ray crys·tal·log·ra·phy

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