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Definition of "crystallographer" [crys•tal•log•ra•pher]

  • A person skilled in crystallography (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "crystallographer" in a sentence
  • "My “decision” to become a crystallographer started when I chose my honours project advisor in my fourth year of university."
  • "Many have become household names, such as the brilliant crystallographer Dorothy Hodgkin, who famously won a Nobel prize in 1964, and whose whirling portrait by Maggi Hambling 1985 now hangs in the National Portrait Gallery."
  • "Kathleen Lonsdale (1903-1971), crystallographer and first woman elected a Fellow of the Royal Society"