Crystallinity vs Crystallization - What's the difference?

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In uncountable|lang=en terms the difference between crystallinity and crystallization

is that crystallinity is (uncountable) the condition of being crystalline while crystallization is (uncountable) the act or process by which a substance in solidifying assumes the form and structure of a crystal, or becomes crystallized.

In countable|lang=en terms the difference between crystallinity and crystallization

is that crystallinity is (countable) the degree to which a material (eg a polymer or a rock) is crystalline while crystallization is (countable) the process or the result of becoming more definite or precise.

As nouns the difference between crystallinity and crystallization

is that crystallinity is (uncountable) the condition of being crystalline while crystallization is (uncountable) the act or process by which a substance in solidifying assumes the form and structure of a crystal, or becomes crystallized.

crystallinity

English

Noun

(wikipedia crystallinity)
  • (uncountable) The condition of being crystalline
  • (countable) The degree to which a material (e.g. a polymer or a rock) is crystalline
  • crystallization

    Alternative forms

    * (UK) crystallisation

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (uncountable) The act or process by which a substance in solidifying assumes the form and structure of a crystal, or becomes crystallized.
  • (countable) The body formed by crystallizing; as, silver on precipitation forms arborescent crystallizations.
  • (uncountable, physics, chemistry) The formation of a solid from a solution, melt, vapour or from a different solid phase
  • (countable) The process or the result of becoming more definite or precise.
  • Derived terms

    * fractional crystallization * water of crystallization