Crystallization

(redirected from crystallized)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to crystallized: crystallized ginger

Crystallization

The act of selling an asset and immediately buying the same asset back. One does this for tax purposes; that is, one sells the asset in order to realize a capital loss, but buys it back because one believes it still represents a solid investment. Most tax agencies have rules forbidding or limiting crystallization.
References in periodicals archive ?
Thermal crystallization: the prepolymer was crystallized in inert atmosphere for 10 h at 175[degrees]C.
For further information on crystallized flowers and the Crystallized Flower Company, visit: http://www.
Crystallized -- Glamour in the City is one of the main highlights of the 15th Edition of Dubai Shopping Festival this year.
Exclusively for the holiday season, fashion icons Carolina Herrera, Kaufman Franco, Michael Kors, Missoni, Ralph Lauren, Zac Posen, Oscar de la Renta, Bill Blass and Giambattista Valli have designed one-of-a-kind pieces adorned with CRYSTALLIZED ao - Swarovski Elements to be exhibited throughout the store.
The Inspiration Book by Swarovski, to be launched at the Bead & Button Show in Milwaukee on May 31 to June 7 this year, embraces the contrasting cultures of Africa and Scandinavia C and provides a wealth of style, colour and creative ideas to enhance the joy C of working with Crystallized - Swarovski Elements.
Placed in the very real context of drug addiction, HIV, teen pregnancy, violence and the ever-present threat of the prison industrial complex, his call for a revitalized continuum of grassroots leadership-by-example is crystallized and made to shine.
Mutated architecture and warped grids form abstract yet somehow familiar representation of the city, crystallized and amplified through an artist's critical gaze.
The new heat exchangers are available in either vertical or horizontal format and can be used in the continuous closed processing of virtually any pumpable fluid or slurry, including heat sensitive and viscous products, particulate-laden products and crystallized products.
corporations, this proposed rule, if implemented, would cause the bulk of the appreciation inherent in the stock of a distributed foreign entity to be crystallized at the time of the distribution.
Therefore amorphous flake must be crystallized prior to high-temperature drying in order to prevent agglomeration in the drying hopper.
Organic filler like crystallized polycarbonate (PC) is expected to supply to a compound plastic by its favorable characteristics, such as low densities, low cost, high filling levels, recycle capability, biodegradability, and ecofriendly incineration [6],
Study participants using the crystallized lemon daily increased their water consumption from an average of 3.