Ceramics are non-organic, non-metallic materials which show excellent resistance to high temperatures, abrasives and chemicals. They have comparatively low densities and are extremely hard. The nature of their structure means that some show poor shock resistance.
A material grown as a monocrystal, generally to a specific orientation, dimension and surface finish. It may contain a dopant.
Single crystals are usually made to order.
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