Definition of crystallization noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    (British English also -isation) noun
    BrE BrE//ˌkrɪstəlaɪˈzeɪʃn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌkrɪstələˈzeɪʃn//
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  1. 1[uncountable, singular] the process or fact of thoughts, plans, beliefs, etc. becoming clear and fixed a crystallization of his life’s work
  2. 2[uncountable] (specialist) the process of forming or making something form into crystals salt crystallization