trituration


trit·u·ra·tion

noun \ˌtri-chə-ˈrā-shən\

Definition of TRITURATION

1
:  the act or process of triturating :  the state of being triturated :  comminution
2
:  a triturated medicinal powder made by triturating a substance with a diluent

First Known Use of TRITURATION

1646

trit·u·ra·tion

noun \ˌtrich-ə-ˈrā-shən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TRITURATION

1
: the act or process of triturating : the state of being triturated
2
: a triturated medicinal powder made by triturating a substance with a diluent

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