crystallography

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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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From the x-ray crystallography, researchers created a three-dimensional computer model of the process.
If you are doing group theory, basic crystallography and diffraction is useful.
Software for macromolecular neutron crystallography.
And the traditional tools that have been developed for understanding protein structure-such as x-ray crystallography-don't work.
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