Pulverable

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Pulverable Capable of being reduced to fine powder; pulverizable.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pulverable Capable of being pulverized, or reduced to fine powder.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Pulverable pul′vėr-a-bl that may be reduced to fine powder—also Pul′verīsable
    • vs.i Pulverable to fall down into dust or powder: to roll or wallow in the dust
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Usage

In literature:

Why, the two of them could have pulverized this pretty fellow opposite!
"The Pagan Madonna" by Harold MacGrath
Science teaches us that all soils are but broken and decomposed rock pulverized by various agencies acting through long periods of time.
"Foot-prints of Travel" by Maturin M. Ballou
Sledge-hammer criticism could pulverize it.
"Ainslee's, Vol. 15, No. 6, July 1905" by Various
The leaves were dried and pulverized, and then made into a paste.
"Museum of Antiquity" by L. W. Yaggy
Use muslin for filter bag and pulverized granulation.
"All About Coffee" by William H. Ukers
By keeping the surface broken and well pulverized the moisture rises sufficiently to insure a crop.
"Our Italy" by Charles Dudley Warner
They also harvest barley, which they pulverize before selling.
"The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ" by Nicolas Notovitch
The mule is started, and in four or five hours the quartz is pulverized.
"Hittel on Gold Mines and Mining" by John S. Hittell
He gnawed on the pencil till he had pulverized it and worn out his teeth, but it wouldn't go.
"Walter Pieterse" by Multatuli
Some fine, slight fingers have a wondrous knack at pulverizing a man's brittle pride.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
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In poetry:

Once more glares the sunlight on awning and roof,
Once more the red clay's pulverized by the hoof,
Once more the dust powders the "outsides" with red,
Once more at the station the whiskey is spread.
"California Madrigal" by Francis Bret Harte
"Like takes to like," is a proverb that's nothin' more than trash;
And many a time I've seen it all pulverized to smash.
For folks in no way sim'lar, I've noticed ag'in and ag'in,
Will often take to each other, and stick together like sin.
"Out O’ The Fire" by William McKendree Carleton

In news:

Lara Pulver on Seducing Sherlock PBS.
Getting rid of old bank statements is easy for most shredders , but the new MD100 Media Destroyer shredder is designed to pulverize harder materials.
Pulverize the cauliflower for and make pesto.
Madeline Pulver speaks to the media outside the District Court in Sydney, Australia on Tuesday, November 20, 2012.
Mixed Reviews on Bridgehampton Fire District Purchase of Pulver Property.
In "Fire in My Belly," Kevin Gillespie suggests pulverize-and-strain rather than peel-and-seed.
In the United States, chef Tanasapamon Rohman uses the tool to grind up chili paste and pulverize rice at her Thai restaurant.
No meat pulverizers, no hangers , minimal blood.
Pulver tallied 11 points and Holloway had 10 for the Cougars, 3-1.
Mixed Reviews on Bridgehampton Fire District Purchase of Pulver Property.
Lucky Pineapple performed their final show together last Friday with Ultra Pulverize.
Place pumpkin seeds and remaining water in blender and pulse till seeds are pulverized.
Discover the Change in Jeff Pulver's View of Social Media from 2007 to 2010. Who is Going to Be There.
Cat's new line of pulverizers reduces largest possible amount of concrete in shortest time.
Firefighters searched one splintered pile after another for survivors Thursday, combing the remains of houses and neighborhoods pulverized by the nation's deadliest tornado outbreak in almost four decades.
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In science:

What we actually observed truncated cone region of pulverized tissue with a diameter of 1.5” on the entrance side, and gradually narrowing to 0.58” on the exit side of the rib cage.
A method for testing handgun bullets in deer
The actual volume of this truncated cone of pulverized tissue is an estimated 12.18 cubic inches, or nearly 4 times the volume predicted by the PC-only view of wounding via handgun bullets.
A method for testing handgun bullets in deer
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