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comminute

to divide (property) into small lots.
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The next step is to comminute the superabsorbent polymer hydrogel to provide superabsorbent hydrogel particles and then dry the superabsorbent polymer hydrogel particles for a sufficient time at a sufficient temperature to provide the color-stable superabsorbent polymer particles.
Segmented into five main categories of citrus product--juice, shred, zest, peel and comminute; each of these areas tend themselves to many applications within food manufacturing.
Mortar grinders comminute, mix and homogenize by pressure and friction.