|1.||resembling or having the appearance or properties of a crystal or crystalloid|
|2.||Compare colloid a substance that in solution can pass through a semipermeable membrane|
|3.||botany any of numerous crystals of protein occurring in certain seeds and other storage organs|
crystalloid crys·tal·loid (krĭs'tə-loid')
A substance that in solution can pass through a semipermeable membrane and be crystallized, as distinguished from a colloid. adj.
Resembling or having properties of a crystal or crystalloid.