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pulverizes

verb
present tense third-person singular of pulverize

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1 to bring to a complete end the physical soundness, existence, or usefulness of
  • buildings pulverized by a killer tornado

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2 to reduce to fine particles
  • pulverize the cement into dust for reuse

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“Pulverizes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pulverizes. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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