Definition of crystallized in English:


(British crystallised)

Pronunciation /ˈkristəˌlīzd/ /ˈkrɪstəˌlaɪzd/


  • 1Formed into crystals; having a crystalline form.

    ‘crystallized sugar’
    • ‘samples of rock containing the crystallized mineral zircon’
  • 2(of fruit or ginger) coated and impregnated with sugar as a means of preservation.

    • ‘a box of crystallized fruits’
  • 3Made clear or definite.

    • ‘she didn't have any crystallized plans for her career path after graduation’