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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of grinding to a powder or dust; A solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles.

Usage examples (31)
  • In substances such as dried blood, pulverization is very tedious.
  • The starch obtained from the root of an American plant by pulverization.
  • The residue obtained from firing is very friable and needs no pulverization.
  • And that's what caused the pulverization and the same here, it crushed everyone. for more
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