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Definitions of crystal

  1. a protective cover that protects the face of a watch Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. glassware made of quartz Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a crystalline element used as a component in various electronic devices Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. Transparent quartz; a body formed by a solidifying element or compound, having symmetrical plane surfaces; a glass of superior clearness; anything transparent and clear; the glass over a watch-dial. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. A superior kind of glass: (chem.) a piece of matter which has assumed a definite geometrical form, with plane faces. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Matter which has naturally assumed a geometrical from; pure quartz; fine glass. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  7. The solid mathematical form assumed by many minerals. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Transparent quartz; flint glass; a watch-glass. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. An inorganic body, which, by the operation of affinity, has assumed the form of a regular solid, terminated by a certain number of plane and smooth surfaces; glass of a superior composition and manufacture; anything clear as crystal. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  10. Anything congealed like ice with smooth surfaces; any natural body transparent or semi-transparent; a transparent substance made by fusing certain bodies together, as an alkali with flint or sand and lead; a fine kind of glass. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  11. The regular form which a substance tends to assume in solidifying, through the inherent power of cohesive attraction. It is bounded by plane surfaces, symmetrically arranged, and each species of crystal has fixed axial ratios. See Crystallization. Newage Dictionary DB
  12. The material of quartz, in crystallization transparent or nearly so, and either colorless or slightly tinged with gray, or the like; -- called also rock crystal. Ornamental vessels are made of it. Cf. Smoky quartz, Pebble; also Brazilian pebble, under Brazilian. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. A species of glass, more perfect in its composition and manufacture than common glass, and often cut into ornamental forms. See Flint glass. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. The glass over the dial of a watch case. Newage Dictionary DB
  15. Consisting of, or like, crystal; clear; transparent; lucid; pellucid; crystalline. Newage Dictionary DB
  16. Clear; transparent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. Of or like crystal; clear; limpid. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. Consisting of crystal, or like crystal. Rock crystal, transparent or colourless quartz. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. Consisting of crystal; clear; transparent. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for crystal

  1. " It is of no value in itself, I believe; it is nothing but a crystal – David Elginbrod by George MacDonald
  2. I went forth as before, I stole into her chamber, I had the fatal crystal in my hand-" " Well, well!" – Lucretia, Volume 6. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
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