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  • n. A form of epitaxy in which one kind of crystal is grown upon the surface of a different type

Etymologies

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hetero- +‎ epitaxy

Examples

  • Phillips was honored "in recognition of research accomplishments in thin-film heteroepitaxy, national/international leadership in materials science and contributions to help shape the MRS organization," in a paragraph released by the Society.

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