noun see triturate I

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  • triturator — trituratór s. m., adj. m., pl. trituratóri; f. sg. şi pl. trituratoáre Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  TRITURATÓR, OÁRE adj., s. m …   Dicționar Român

  • triturator — See triturable. * * * …   Universalium

  • triturator — trit·u·ra·tor trich ə .rāt ər n an apparatus used for trituration * * * trit·ur·a·tor (trichґūr a″tər) an apparatus in which substances can be continuously rubbed, as in the process of amalgamating an alloy with mercury. Called… …   Medical dictionary

  • triturator — n. one who grinds into powder or pulverizes; device which grinds into powder or pulverizes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • triturator — trit·u·ra·tor …   English syllables

  • triturator — ˈtrichəˌrād.ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin, thresher, from trituratus (past participle) + Latin or : one that triturates; specifically …   Useful english dictionary

  • triturate — triturator, n. v. /trich euh rayt /; n. /trich euhr it/, v., triturated, triturating, n. v.t. 1. to reduce to fine particles or powder by rubbing, grinding, bruising, or the like; pulverize. n. 2. a triturated substance. 3. Pharm. trituration… …   Universalium

  • triturer — [ trityre ] v. tr. <conjug. : 1> • 1611; « battre (le blé) » 1519; bas lat. triturare 1 ♦ Réduire en poudre ou en pâte en écrasant par pression et frottement. ⇒ broyer, 1. piler, pulvériser. Triturer du sel. ⇒ égruger. Aliment « trituré par …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • triturate — I. transitive verb ( rated; rating) Etymology: Late Latin trituratus, past participle of triturare to thresh, from Latin tritura act of rubbing, threshing, from tritus, past participle more at trite Date: circa 1755 1. crush, grind 2. to… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • amalgamator — A device for combining mercury with a metal or an alloy to form a new alloy. * * * amal·ga·ma·tor (ə malґgə māt″ər) triturator …   Medical dictionary

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