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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 crys·tal·lize /ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪz/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 crys·tal·lize /ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪz/ 動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Crys·tal·lize v. t. [imp. & p. p. Crystallized p. pr. & vb. n. Crystallizing.]  To cause to form crystals, or to assume the crystalline form.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 crys·tal·lize, v. i. To be converted into a crystal; to take on a crystalline form, through the action of crystallogenic or cohesive attraction; to precipitate from a solution in the form of crystals.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: cause to take on a definite and clear shape; "He tried to
           crystallize his thoughts" [syn: crystallise, crystalise,
      2: make free from confusion or ambiguity; make clear; "Could
         you clarify these remarks?"; "Clear up the question of who
         is at fault" [syn: clear, clear up, shed light on, crystallise,
          crystalize, crystalise, straighten out, sort out,
          enlighten, illuminate, elucidate]
      3: cause to form crystals or assume crystalline form;
         "crystallize minerals" [syn: crystallise, crystalize,
      4: assume crystalline form; become crystallized [syn: crystalize,
          crystalise, effloresce]