pelletise
British variant of pelletize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pelletise — (Brit.) v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pelletise — pellet ► NOUN 1) a small, rounded, compressed mass of a substance. 2) a piece of small shot or other lightweight bullet. 3) a small mass of bones and feathers regurgitated by a bird of prey. ► VERB (pelleted, pelleting) 1) form into pellets. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • pelletise — /ˈpɛlətaɪz/ (say peluhtuyz) verb (t) (pelletised, pelletising) 1. to roll finely divided material in a drum or inclined disc so that the particles cling together and roll up into small spherical pellets. 2. to treat fine iron ore or coal to… …   Australian English dictionary

  • pelletise — pellˈetify, pellˈetize or pellˈetify, pellˈetise transitive verb To form (esp solid waste material, iron ore, etc) into pellets • • • Main Entry: ↑pellet …   Useful english dictionary

  • pelletised — pelletise (Brit.) v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pelletises — pelletise (Brit.) v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pelletising — pelletise (Brit.) v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pelletize — pelletization, n. pelletizer, n. /pel i tuyz /, v., pelletized, pelletizing. v.t. 1. to make or form (concentrated ore) into pellets. v.i. 2. to make or manufacture pellets. Also, esp. Brit., pelletise. [1940 45; PELLET + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • pelletize — (Amer.) pelɪtaɪz v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pelletized — pelletize (Amer.) pelɪtaɪz v. gather solid particles on the bottom of vial or test tube (also pelletise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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