intransitive verb-·lat·ed, -·lat·ing
- to form into grains or granules
- to make or become rough on the surface by the development of granules
verbgran·u·lat·ed, gran·u·lat·ing, gran·u·lates
- To form into grains or granules.
- To make rough and grainy.
To become granular or grainy.
(third-person singular simple present granulates, present participle granulating, simple past and past participle granulated)