Granulated
granulate gran"u*late (gr[a^]n"[-u]*l[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Granulated} (gr[a^]n"[-u]*l[=a]`t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Granulating} (gr[a^]n"[-u]*l[=a]`t[i^]ng).] [See {Granule}.] 1. To form into grains or small masses; as, to granulate powder, sugar, or metal. [1913 Webster]

2. To raise in granules or small asperities; to make rough on the surface. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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