pulverization


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pul·ver·i·za·tion

(pŭl'vĕr-i-zā'shŭn),
Reduction to powder.

pulverization

(pŭl″vĕr-ī-zā′shŭn) [L. pulvis, powder]
The crushing of any substance to powder or tiny particles.

pulverization

in dentistry, high-speed burs may be used to remove root fragments that cannot be extracted or are ankylosed.
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Photomicrograph slide of kidney cells showing (a) normal metaphase without chromosome B; (b) normals metaphases with chromosome B; (c) chromosome stickiness; (d) endomitosis; (e) gaps; (f) breaks; (g) chromosome fragments, and (h) pulverization of P.
Overall, leaf pulverizations of nanosize calcite and seaweed extract had remarkably positive effects on grapevine pollen characteristics and therefore both applications could be recommended as environmental-friendly practices in sustainable viticulture.
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In both apiaries, at the day 28 from the Amitraz treatment there are still some residues of pesticide in honey: 14 [micro]g/kg for fumigation and 22 [micro]g/kg for pulverization.
At the unit entrance preparation is performed in such way that pulverization of rubber and plastic is done by a cutting tool.
Nano- to microscale rice pulverization processes result in smaller average particle sizes.
Another limitation is that cage pulverization and functional and cytological lung alterations in mice are not exactly the same as home pulverization and human respiratory disease, even though we tried to mimic the Manaus episode as closely as possible.
Material pulverization occurs when ceramic grains sized in micrometers are pulverized during grinding into finer grains in submicrometer range or even smaller.
With the beauty of a netherworld, the brutal retreat of the mountain goat is a deadly matrix of sheer rock faces often well lacquered in black ice where raw, skin-peeling winds howl just beneath the jet stream, vertical terra without the firma, where each and every miscalculated step may mean death by pulverization.