crystallite definition

  • noun:
    • Any of many small rudimentary, crystalline figures of unknown composition found in glassy igneous rocks.
    • A small area of an excellent that is comprised of a single crystal; a grain
    • A minute mineral type like those common in glassy volcanic stones many slags, devoid of a certain crystalline overview and not referable to any mineral species, but establishing the first step in crystallization procedure. Relating to their particular form crystallites are called trichites, belonites, globulites, etc.
    • Whinstone cooled slowly after fusion.
    • The expression recommended by Vogelsang as a general name for aggregations of globulites in various types. See cumulite, margarite, and longulite.
    • any of many min rudimentary crystalline bodies of not known structure present in glassy igneous stone

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