Medical Dictionary

fletcherize

transitive verb fletch·er·ize
variants: or British fletcherise play \-ˌīz\

medical Definition of fletcherize

fletcherized or British fletcherised; fletcherizing or British fletcherising
:to reduce (food) to tiny particles especially by prolonged chewing

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