Comminute meaning

kŏmə-no͝ot, -nyo͝ot
To reduce to powder; pulverize.
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To reduce to small, fine particles; make into powder; pulverize; triturate.
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To pulverize; to smash.
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(injury) To cause fragmentation of bone, an intense skull fracture.
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To break into smaller portions.
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Pulverized material.

A drink containing lemon comminute.

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Origin of comminute

  • Latin comminuere comminūt- com- intensive pref. com– minuere to lessen mei-2 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition