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1 The trapping of small pockets of liquid in a crystal during crystallization.

2 The absorption of a gas by a solid such that atoms or molecules of the gas occupy interstitial positions in the solid lattice. Palladium, for example, can occlude hydrogen.

Subjects: Chemistry — Physics.

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