polycrystalline

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polycrystalline

[pol-ee-kris-tl-in, -ahyn, -een]
adjective
1.
(of a rock or metal) composed of aggregates of individual crystals.
2.
having or consisting of crystals that are variously oriented.

Origin:
1920–25; poly- + crystalline

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By contrast, the amorphous or polycrystalline silicon transistors used in existing displays are not transparent.
Mono or polycrystalline panels produce much more wattage per square foot.
Phase-field simulation of thermal conductivity in porous polycrystalline microstructures.
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