Gran"u*late (?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Granulated (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Granulating (?).] [See Granule.]

1.

To form into grains or small masses; as, to granulate powder, sugar, or metal.

2.

To raise in granules or small asperities; to make rough on the surface.

 

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Gran"u*late, v. i.

To collect or be formed into grains; as, cane juice granulates into sugar.

 

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Gran"u*late (?), Gran"u*la`ted (?), a.

1.

Consisting of, or resembling, grains; crystallized in grains; granular; as, granulated sugar.

2.

Having numerous small elevations, as shagreen.

Granulated steel, a variety of steel made by a particular process beginning with the granulation of pig iron.

 

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