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Pulverize

Pul´ver`ize
v. t.1.To reduce of fine powder or dust, as by beating, grinding, or the like; as, friable substances may be pulverized by grinding or beating, but to pulverize malleable bodies other methods must be pursued.
[imp. & p. p. Pulverized ; p. pr. & vb. n. Pulverizing .]
v. i.1.To become reduced to powder; to fall to dust; as, the stone pulverizes easily.
Verb1.pulverize - make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust; "pulverize the grains"
2.pulverize - destroy completely; "the wrecking ball demolished the building"; "demolish your enemies"; "pulverize the rebellion before it gets out of hand"
Synonyms: demolish, pulverise
3.pulverize - become powder or dust; "When it was blown up, the building powderized"
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