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epitaxy

[ep-i-tak-see]
noun, plural ep·i·tax·ies. Crystallography.
  1. epitaxis.
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epitaxy

epitaxis

noun
  1. the growth of a thin layer on the surface of a crystal so that the layer has the same structure as the underlying crystal
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Derived Formsepitaxial (ˌɛpɪˈtæksɪəl), adjective
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