pestle

See mortar.

pestle

(pes┬┤әl) an instrument with a rounded end, used in a mortar to reduce a solid to a powder or produce a homogeneous mixture of solids.
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pestle

[n] - a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone 2. [n] - a club-shaped hand tool for grinding and mixing substances in a mortar 3. [v] - grind or pulverize in a pestle
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Pestle

• (v. t. & i.) To pound, pulverize, bray, or mix with a pestle, or as with a pestle; to use a pestle. • (n.) A constable`s or bailiff`s staff; -- so called from its shape. • (n.) The leg and leg bone of an animal, especially of a pig; as, a pestle of pork. • (n.) An implement for pounding and breaking or braying substances in a ...
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pestle

pounder noun a heavy tool of stone or iron (usually with a flat base and a handle) that is used to grind and mix material (as grain or drugs or pigments) against a slab of stone
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pestle

noun a club-shaped hand tool for grinding and mixing substances in a mortar
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Pestle

Pes'tle (pĕs''l; 277) noun [ Middle English pestel , Old French pestel , Late Latin pestellum , Latin pistillum , pistillus , a pounder, pestle, from pisere , pinsere , to pound, crush, akin to Greek ..., Sanskrit pish . Confer Pisti...
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Pestle

Pes'tle transitive verb & i. [ imperfect & past participle Pestled ; present participle & verbal noun Pestling .] To pound, pulverize, bray, or mix with a pestle, or as with a pestle; to use a pestle.
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Pestle

A pestle is an instrument used for pounding and grinding substances in a mortar.
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pestle

An instrument in the shape of a rod with one rounded and weighted extremity, used for bruising, breaking, grinding, and mixing substances in a mortar. ... Origin: L. Pistillum, fr. Pinso, or piso, to pound ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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PESTLE

Political, Economic, Socio-cultural, Technological, Legal and Environmental - a framework for viewing the macro environment. See 'macro-environment'
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pestle

Type: Term Pronunciation: pes′tĕl Definitions: 1. An instrument in the shape of a rod with one rounded and weighted extremity, used for bruising, breaking, grinding, and mixing substances in a mortar.
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