micronize

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micronize

(mī′krō-nīz)
To pulverize a substance into particles only a few micra in size.

micronize

an industrial process of heating grain or pharmaceuticals with microwaves from infrared burners and then rolling to achieve a standard size. The purpose is to produce a dry, free-flowing product.
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Objectives: The main objective of the %MORENERGY% project is to demonstrate an innovative technology using micronisation methods for generating pollutant-free energy from waste biomass.
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