trituration

noun
trit·u·ra·tion | \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, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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trituration

noun
trit·u·ra·tion | \ˌtrich-ə-ˈrā-shən \

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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