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epitaxy

[ep-i-tak-see] /ˈɛp ɪˌtæk si/
noun, plural epitaxies. Crystallography
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epitaxy

/ˈɛpɪˌtæksɪ/
noun
1.
the growth of a thin layer on the surface of a crystal so that the layer has the same structure as the underlying crystal
Derived Forms
epitaxial (ˌɛpɪˈtæksɪəl) adjective
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