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microcrystal

[mahy-kruh-kris-tl] /ˈmaɪ krəˌkrɪs tl/
noun
1.
a microscopic crystal.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; micro- + crystal
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  • The wet chemical methods used include color tests and microcrystal tests.
  • The presence of impurity is also a known prerequisite for microcrystal nucleation.

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