comminute definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to cut back to dust; pulverize.
    • to cut back to powder; pulverize.
    • To reduce to minute particles, or even to an excellent powder; to pulverize; to triturate; to grind.
    • to lessen to minute particles, or to an excellent powder; to pulverize; to triturate; to grind.
  • verb:
    • To pulverize; to smash.
    • To cause fragmentation of bone, a powerful skull fracture.
    • To pulverize; to smash.
    • to split into smaller portions.
    • resulting in fragmentation of bone, a rigorous skull break.
    • to-break into smaller portions.
    • minimize to tiny pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
    • decrease to tiny pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
  • noun:
    • pulverized material
    • pulverized material
  • others:
    • To make small or good; lower to minute particles or even an excellent powder by breaking, pounding, braying, rasping, or milling; pulverize; triturate, levigate.
    • split into tiny parts; comminuted.
    • In order to make small or good; decrease to minute particles or even to a superb dust by breaking, beating, braying, rasping, or grinding; pulverize; triturate, levigate.
    • divided in to little components; comminuted.

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