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Adjective: pulverised  'púl-vu,rIzd
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: pulverized)
  1. Consisting of fine particles
    "pulverised cellulose";
    - powdered, powdery, pulverized, small-grained, fine-grained
Verb: pulverise  'púl-vu,rIz
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: pulverize)
  1. Destroy completely
    "the wrecking ball pulverised the building";
    - demolish, pulverize
  2. Become powder or dust
    "When it was blown up, the building pulverised";
    - powderize, pulverize, powderise [Brit]
  3. Make into a powder by breaking up or cause to become dust
    "pulverise the grains";
    - powderize, powderise [Brit], powder, pulverize

See also: fine

Type of: destroy, destruct, disintegrate, spifflicate [Brit, informal], spiflicate [Brit, informal], uncreate [literary]