transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1925 to make or break down into fibers • fiberization noun

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  • fiberize — fiberizer, n. fiberization, n. /fuy beuh ruyz /, v.t., fiberized, fiberizing. to break or crack into fibers. Also, esp. Brit., fiberise. [1930 35; FIBER + IZE, after PULVERIZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • fiberize — verb To break (up) into fibers, shred to fine threads …   Wiktionary

  • fiberize — fi·ber·ize …   English syllables

  • fiberize — ˈfībəˌrīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) : to reduce to fibers : separate into fibers by crushing or beating : defibrate; also : to treat or mix with fibers (as in the manufacture of rubber fabric) * * * fiberizer, n. fiberization …   Useful english dictionary

  • fi|bre|ize — «FY buh ryz», transitive verb, ized, iz|ing. = fiberize. (Cf. ↑fiberize) …   Useful english dictionary

  • fiberization — noun see fiberize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Taxonomy of manufacturing processes — This tree lists various manufacturing processes arranged by similarity of function.#Casting ##Sand casting ##Plastic mold ##Shell mold ##Investment casting (lost wax, precision) ##Permanent mold ##Centrifugal casting ##Die casting ##Slush or… …   Wikipedia

  • Disc mill — A disc mill, is a type of crusher that can be used to grind, cut, shear, shred, fiberize, pulverize, granulate, crack, rub, curl, fluff, twist, hull, blend, or refine. It works in a similar manner to the ancient Buhrstone mill in that the… …   Wikipedia

  • fiberization — See fiberize. * * * …   Universalium

  • fiber — noun /ˈfaɪ.bə,ˈfaɪ.bɚ/ a) A single elongated piece of a given material, roughly round in cross section, often twisted with other fibers to form thread. The microscope showed a single blue fiber stuck to the sole of the shoe. b) A material in the… …   Wiktionary

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