micronize


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mi·cron·ize

 (mī′krə-nīz′)
tr.v. mi·cron·ized, mi·cron·iz·ing, mi·cron·iz·es
To reduce to particles that are only a few microns in diameter.

micronize

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˌnaɪz) or

micronise

vb (tr)
(Chemical Engineering) to reduce (a material) to a very fine powder, esp to particles only a few microns in diameter
ˌmicroniˈzation, ˌmicroniˈsation n
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Producers will hear about new market opportunities, as well as learn new ways to modify, classify, micronize and add value to their products.
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Research and development at the plant has resulted in a new process to micronize the +50 mesh flakes to fuel cell grade size economically.