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gran·u·lar

 (grăn′yə-lər)
adj.
1. Composed or appearing to be composed of granules or grains: granular sugar; granular snow.
2.
a. Having a high level of detail, as in a set of data: a more granular report that shows daily rather than weekly sales figures.
b. Consisting of multiple diverse or discrete elements: granular income streams from a variety of tenants.
3. Biology Containing granules: granular cells.

gran′u·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
gran′u·lar·ly adv.
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granular

(ˈɡrænjʊlə)
adj
1. of, like, containing, or resembling a granule or granules
2. having a grainy or granulated surface
ˈgranularly adv
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gran•u•lar

(ˈgræn yə lər)

adj.
1. of the nature of granules; grainy.
2. composed of or bearing granules or grains.
3. showing a granulated structure.
[1785–95]
gran`u•lar′i•ty, n.
gran′u•lar•ly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.granular - composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency; "granular sugar"; "the photographs were grainy and indistinct"; "it left a mealy residue"
coarse, harsh - of textures that are rough to the touch or substances consisting of relatively large particles; "coarse meal"; "coarse sand"; "a coarse weave"
2.granular - having a granular structure like that of chondrites
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granular

adjective grainy, rough, sandy, gritty, crumbly, gravelly, granulated a granular fertiliser
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granular

adjective
Consisting of or covered with large particles:
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Translations
مُحَبَّب، حُبَيْبي
zrnitý
kornet
rakeinen
szemcsés
kornóttur
zrnitý
taneli

granular

[ˈgrænjʊləʳ] ADJgranular
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granular

[ˈgrænjʊr] adj [substance] → granuleux/euse, granulairegranulated sugar [ˌgrænjʊleɪtɪdˈʃʊgər] nsucre m semoule
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granular

adjkörnig, gekörnt, granular (spec); leathergenarbt, narbig
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granular

[ˈgrænjʊləʳ] adjgranulare
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granule

(ˈgrӕnjuːl) noun
a very small particle. a granule of sugar.
ˈgranular adjective
ˈgranulated (-lei-) adjective
broken into tiny particles. granulated sugar.
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Peripheral smear stained with Leishman stain revealed 85% blasts, morphologically lymphoblasts -little variation in size of blast population, round to oval nuclei, finely granular chromatin with dispersed foci of condensation, scanty to moderate amount of basophilic cytoplasm and inconspicuous nucleoli.
In this paper, we have investigated an elastic optical network that uses coarse granular routing based on our recently developed coarse granular node architecture.
Amorphous granular starch (AGS), and non-crystalline granular starch (NCGS), which is gelatinized but which maintains its granular structure, are of great interest.
Solomon Colors recently commenced full-scale ColorFlo SG Granular Pigment production at its Illinois headquarters.
Granular material is widely distributed in nature and is especially relevant in the geotechnical engineering field; it includes landslide deposits, granular soil (fine-grained soil or coarse-grained soil), filling/construction material used for earth-rock dams, and other applications [1-3].
Owing to its good compactibility, high shear strength, high hydraulic permeability, and low cost, the rockfill material, as a widely available coarse granular soil, is generally used in earth-rockfill dams.