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micronize

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verb mi·cron·ize \ˈmī-krə-ˌnīz\

Definition of micronize

mi·cron·izedmi·cron·iz·ing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to pulverize especially into particles a few micrometers in diameter



Origin of micronize

micron


First Known Use: 1940


Medical Dictionary

micronize

transitive verb mi·cron·ize

Medical Definition of micronize

mi·cron·ized also British mi·cron·isedmi·cron·iz·ing also British mi·cron·is·ing

  1. :  to pulverize extremely fine; especially :  to pulverize into particles a few microns in diameter <micronized graphite> <micronized penicillin>

  2. mi·cron·iza·tion also British mi·cron·isa·tion \ˌmī-krə-nə-ˈzā-shən\play noun



Variants of micronize

also British mi·cron·ise \ˈmī-krə-ˌnīz\play

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