Seed crystals are immersed in a solvent that contains typically about ten to thirteen percent of the desired solution. This means that the protocrystals are subsided in ten to thirteen percent of the desired solution (Britanica). The growth of a crystal is faster than vapor growth because there is a higher concentration of molecules at the surface in a liquid as compared to a gas , but it is still relatively slow. Crystals can be grown under moderate conditions from all ninety-two naturally occurring elements except helium. Helium can be crystallized only at low temperatures by using twenty-five atmospheres of pressure (Britanica).
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