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  Words related to pestle

Related / Similar Words: muller, pounder, stamp

 

Definition:
  • a club-shaped hand tool for grinding and mixing substances in a mortar;
  • 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;
  • machine consisting of a heavy bar that moves vertically for pounding or crushing ores;
  • grind or pulverize in a pestle;

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    Part Meronyms: battery, stamp battery

     

    Derivational Morphology: pound, stamp, muller, pounder

     

     
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