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.
adj 1: having become fixed and definite in form; "distinguish
between crystallized and uncrystallized opinion"-
Psychological Abstracts [syn: crystallised] [ant: uncrystallized]
2: having both internal structure and external form of a
crystal; "quartz crystal is perfectly crystallized" [syn: