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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Annihilation by grinding something up into a powder; The act of grinding to a powder or dust; A solid substance in the form of tiny loose particles.

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  • These additional connotations could mislead a reader upon first glance, and pulverisation is quite a technical word, hence the scare quotes in the heading and the...
  • Certain types of earth still require screening after pulverisation.
  • As little actual dust as possible should be made during pulverisation.
  • It is therefore preferable to break down these agglomerates by a pulverisation operation. for more
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