pelletize

verb pel·let·ize \ ˈpe-lə-ˌtīz \

Definition of pelletize

pelletized; pelletizing
transitive verb
1 :to form or compact into pellets
  • pelletize ore
2 :to coat (seeds) with a soluble material (as to facilitate ease of handling)

pelletization

play \ˌpe-lə-tə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

pelletizer

play \ˈpe-lə-ˌtī-zər\ noun

First Known Use of pelletize

1942


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