nucleation and growth
A process in a @P04537@ in which nuclei of a new phase are first formed, followed by the @P04881@ of the new phase at a faster rate.
continuous precipitation
discontinuous precipitation
phase transition
PAC, 1994, 66, 577. (Definitions of terms relating to phase transitions of the solid state (IUPAC Recommendations 1994)) on page 587 [Terms] [Paper]