crystallographer

crystallography

[kris-tl-og-ruh-fee]
noun
the science dealing with crystallization and the forms and structure of crystals.

Origin:
1795–1805; crystallo- + -graphy

crystallographer, noun
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crystallography (ˌkrɪstəˈlɒɡrəfɪ)
 
n
the science concerned with the formation, properties, and structure of crystals
 
crystal'lographer
 
n
 
crystallographic
 
adj
 
crystallo'graphically
 
adv

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