Crystalline vs Hyalophane - What's the difference?

crystalline | hyalophane |


As nouns the difference between crystalline and hyalophane

is that crystalline is (obsolete) any crystalline substance while hyalophane is (mineral) a monoclinic crystalline mineral, a barium-rich potassium feldspar.

As an adjective crystalline

is of, relating to, or composed of crystals.

crystalline

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • of, relating to, or composed of crystals
  • (chemistry) having a regular three-dimensional molecular structure
  • resembling crystal in being clear and transparent
  • Antonyms

    * amorphous

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) Any crystalline substance.
  • (obsolete) aniline
  • ----

    hyalophane

    Noun

  • (mineral) A monoclinic crystalline mineral, a barium-rich potassium feldspar.
  • Synonyms

    * jaloallofane