pulverizable

[ puhl-vuh-rahyz ]SEE DEFINITION OF pulverizable
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It is hard and brittle, though not pulverizable, rough in its fracture, and of very difficult fusion.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., from Late Latin pulverizare "reduce to powder or dust," from Latin pulvis (genitive pulveris) "dust, powder" (see pollen). Related: Pulverized; pulverizing.

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