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pulverizing

verb
present participle 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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“Pulverizing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pulverizing. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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