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crystallize
American English: /ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪz/
British English: /ˈkrɪst(ə)lʌɪz/

Translation of crystallize in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1 (Chemistry, Geology)
    cristalizarse
    to crystallize out
    Example sentences
    • As the solution cools, quinine sulfate crystallizes out.
    • Such solutions are unstable and the addition of a tiny amount of the solute will cause all of the excess solute to crystallize out of solution.
    • At regular intervals they remove samples and measure how many of the C triglycerides in the liquid oil phase crystallise out.
  • 2 (take shape)
    (plan/idea/interest)
    cristalizarse
    to crystallize into something
    cristalizarse en algo
    Example sentences
    • A good briefing can save you hours of legwork and days of phone- and email-tag, particularly when you want information that can't be crystallized into a quick, clear question.
    • His ideas never crystallized into a system: he held that political thought had to be as mobile and protean as its object.
    • His smile crystallized into a frozen grin, the part in his hair fracturing to the very foundations of his Brylcream.

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