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form into grains
form granulating tissue
"wounds and ulcers can granulate"
to segment into tiny grains or particles
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
I have observed, in many birds, the gullet, before its entrance into the gizzard, to be much dilated, and thick set, or as it were granulated with a multitude of glandules, each whereof was provided with its excretory vessel. John Ray.
To be formed into small grains.
Etymology: granuler, Fr. from granum, Latin.
The juice of grapes, inspissated by heat, granulates into sugar. Thomas Sprat.
Granulation is the process of forming grains or granules from a powdery or solid substance, producing a granular material. It is applied in several technological processes in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Typically, granulation involves agglomeration of fine particles into larger granules, typically of size range between 0.2 and 4.0 mm depending on their subsequent use. Less commonly, it involves shredding or grinding solid material into finer granules or pellets.
to form into grains or small masses; as, to granulate powder, sugar, or metal
to raise in granules or small asperities; to make rough on the surface
to collect or be formed into grains; as, cane juice granulates into sugar
alt. of Granulated
Etymology: [See Granule.]
The numerical value of granulate in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of granulate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
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