Definitions for triturationˌtrɪtʃ əˈreɪ ʃən

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  1. trituration(Noun)

    the act of triturating; grinding to a fine powder

  2. trituration(Noun)

    something triturated, especially dental amalgam

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  1. Trituration(noun)

    the act of triturating, or reducing to a fine or impalpable powder by grinding, rubbing, bruising, etc

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  1. Trituration

    Trituration is the name of several different methods of processing materials. Trituration is also the name of the process for reducing the particle size of a substance by grinding, as by grinding of powders in a mortar with a pestle. Trituration additionally refers to the production of a homogeneous material through mixing. For example, dental amalgam is formed by combining particles of an alloy with mercury.


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