Definition of extrusion
: the act or process of extruding; also : a form or product produced by this process
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Traditional 3D printers use the additive method of laying down the substrate, but the Print Shop uses extrusion techniques, speeding up a process that otherwise could take hours.
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Origin and Etymology of extrusion
Medieval Latin extrusion-, extrusio, from Latin extrudere
First Known Use: 1540See Words from the same year
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