extrude
verb (extruded; extruding) Etymology: Latin extrudere, from ex- + trudere to thrust — more at threat Date: 1566 transitive verb 1. to force, press, or push out 2. to shape (as metal or plastic) by forcing through a die intransitive verb to become extruded • extrudability nounextrudable adjectiveextruder noun

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  • extrudé — extrudé, ée [ ɛkstryde ] adj. • v. 1960; du lat. extrudere → extrusion ♦ Techn. Obtenu par extrusion. Bouteille en plastique extrudé. Biscotte extrudée. extrudé, ée [ɛkstʀyde] adj. ÉTYM. V. 1960; du lat. extrudere. → Extrusion. ❖ ♦ Techn.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Extrude — Ex*trude , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Extruded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Extruding}.] [L. extrudere, extrusum; ex out + trudere to thrust, akin to E. threat. See {Threat}.] 1. To thrust out; to force, press, or push out; to expel; to drive off or away.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • extrude — index expel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • extrude — 1560s, from L. extrudere to thrust out, drive away, from ex “out” (see EX (Cf. ex )) + trudere “to thrust” (see EXTRUSION (Cf. extrusion)). Related: Extruded; extruding …   Etymology dictionary

  • extrude — [v] force out boot*, chase, dismiss, eject, evict, expel, kick out, press, project, squeeze*, throw out, thrust; concepts 208,222 …   New thesaurus

  • extrude — ► VERB 1) thrust or force out. 2) shape (a material such as metal or plastic) by forcing it through a die. DERIVATIVES extrudable adjective extrusion noun. ORIGIN Latin extrudere, from trudere to thrust …   English terms dictionary

  • extrude — [ek stro͞od′, ikstro͞od′] vt. extruded, extruding [L extrudere, to thrust out or forth < ex , out + trudere, THRUST] 1. to push or force out; expel 2. to force (metal, plastic, etc.) through a die or very small holes to give it a certain shape …   English World dictionary

  • extrude — UK [ɪkˈstruːd] / US [ɪkˈstrud] verb [transitive] Word forms extrude : present tense I/you/we/they extrude he/she/it extrudes present participle extruding past tense extruded past participle extruded to push something out with force through a… …   English dictionary

  • extrude — extruder, n. extrusible /ik strooh seuh beuhl, zeuh /, extrudable, adj. /ik stroohd /, v., extruded, extruding. v.t. 1. to thrust out; force or press out; expel: to extrude molten rock. 2. to form (metal, plastic, etc.) with a desired cross… …   Universalium

  • extrude — verb machines extrude the plastics that become jars and bottles Syn: force out, thrust out, express, eject, expel, release, emit …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • extrude — [c]/ɛkˈstrud / (say ek stroohd) verb (extruded, extruding) –verb (t) 1. to thrust out; force or press out; expel. 2. (in moulding or making metals, plastics, etc.) to form into a desired cross sectional shape by ejecting through a shaped opening …   Australian English dictionary

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