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triturate

 [trit´u-rāt]
1. to reduce to powder by rubbing.
2. a substance powdered fine by rubbing.

trit·ur·ate

(trich'yŭr-āt),
1. To accomplish trituration.
2. A triturated substance.

triturate

(trĭch′ə-rāt′)
tr.v. tritu·rated, tritu·rating, tritu·rates
To rub, crush, grind, or pound into fine particles or a powder; pulverize.
n. (-ər-ĭt)
A triturated substance, especially a powdered drug.

trit′u·ra·ble adj.
trit′u·ra′tor n.

trit·ur·ate

(trityūr-āt, -ăt)
1. To accomplish trituration.
2. A triturated substance.

trit·ur·ate

(trityūr-āt, -ăt)
1. To accomplish trituration.
2. A triturated substance.
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If a mans instrumenta genitalia be sore or puffed out, triturate betony in wine, bathe with that the sore and puffed up places.
The daily reduction rate of total activity (Figure 3) and foraging activity (Figure 4) indicate that most of the homeopathic preparations had a positive effect after 5-6 days of applications, except with the Leucoagaricus triturate nosode application.
Drug Composition and Preparation: Triturate Imperata cylindrica Beauv., and Morinda citrifolia Linn., then boil them in potable water, and administer as an oral medicine.
Drug Composition and Preparation: Mix and triturate Sesamum indicum Linn.
Drug Composition and Preparation: Triturate 7 pieces of Piperbetle Linn., 7 pieces of Capsicum frutescens Linn., 7 pieces of Allium sativum Linn., 7 pieces of Zingiber offinale Rox., and mix them, wrap them in a white thin cloth and decoc it in potable water and then use the liquid part to administer orally as an anti-haemorrhoidal treatment.
Drug Composition and Preparation: Triturate Sesamum indicum Linn., Morinda citrofolia Linn., Muntiacus muntjak, Saccharum sinense Roxb., Coconut hostorium, then pulverize them with water,and it will be ready for an oral medicine.
We sell a lot of mineral triturates that are dispersed or granulated in highly compressible fast-flowing excipients that are ideal for tablet manufacturing."
Microplate assay of glutathione S-transferase activity for resistance detection in single-mosquito triturates. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 96: 339-342.
The stomach of the lobster is formed by strong muscles that cause a grinding action and a gastric mill, containing three large opposing teeth, one dorsal and two laterals, which triturates and sorts the food particles (Phillips et al., 1980).
DNA sample preparations were derived from triturates of 103 individual fleas in 100 [micro]L PrepManUltra sample preparation reagent (Applied Biosystems, Foster City, CA, USA).