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pounding

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pounding

verb
present participle of pound

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1 to move heavily or clumsily
  • pounding down the road as fast as he could run

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4 to shape with a hammer
  • pounding out a depression in the metal

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5 to reduce to fine particles
  • the tablet may be pounded and mixed in with the animal's food

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“Pounding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pounding. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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