granulate

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verb gran·u·late \ˈgran-yə-ˌlāt\

Definition of granulate

granulated

granulating

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to form or crystallize into grains or granules

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to form granulations <an open granulating wound>

granulator

play \-ˌlā-tər\ noun

1666

First Known Use of granulate

1666


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granulate

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verb gran·u·late \ˈgran-yə-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of granulate

granulated

;

granulating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to form or crystallize (as sugar) into grains or granules

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to form granulations <as soon as the ulcer is granulating and free from slough—R. H. Nyquist>


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