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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Pestle(0.01087 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Pestle.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: machine consisting of a heavy bar that moves vertically for
pounding or crushing ores [syn: stamp]
2: 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 [syn: muller,
3: a club-shaped hand tool for grinding and mixing substances
in a mortar
v : grind or pulverize in a pestle
English → English (gcide)
pestle \pes"tle\ (p[e^]s"t'l or p[e^]s"'l; 277), n. [OE. pestel,
OF. pestel, LL. pestellum, L. pistillum, pistillus, a
pounder, pestle, fr. pisere, pinsere, to pound, crush, akin
to Gr. ?, Skr. pish. Cf. Pistil.]
1. An implement for pounding and breaking or braying
substances in a mortar; as, to grind with a mortar and
2. A constable's or bailiff's staff; -- so called from its
shape. [Obs.] --Chapman.
3. The leg and leg bone of an animal, especially of a pig;
as, a pestle of pork.
pestle \pes"tle\, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Pestled; p. pr. &
vb. n. Pestling.]
To pound, pulverize, bray, or mix with a pestle, or as with a
pestle; to use a pestle.