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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pul·ver·ize /ˈpʌlvəˌraɪz/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pul·ver·ize /ˈpəlvəˌraɪz/ 動詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pul·ver·ize v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pulverized p. pr. & vb. n. Pulverizing ]  To reduce of fine powder or dust, as by beating, grinding, or the like; as, friable substances may be pulverized by grinding or beating, but to pulverize malleable bodies other methods must be pursued.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pul·ver·ize, v. i. To become reduced to powder; to fall to dust; as, the stone pulverizes easily.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v 1: make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust;
           "pulverize the grains" [syn: powderize, powderise, powder,
      2: destroy completely; "the wrecking ball demolished the
         building"; "demolish your enemies"; "pulverize the
         rebellion before it gets out of hand" [syn: demolish, pulverise]
      3: become powder or dust; "When it was blown up, the building
         powderized" [syn: powderize, pulverise, powderise]