Definition of pelletize in English:


Syllabification: pel·let·ize
Pronunciation: /ˈpeliˌtīz


[with object]
  • Form or shape (a substance) into pellets.
    More example sentences
    • This means forking in as much compost as you can spare and tossing in some pelletised poultry manure or granular complete fertiliser before you plant.
    • This bedding comes from indoor fowl-breeding houses where only pelletized food is served, so it is a mulch completely free of weed seeds.
    • When pelletized and activated under specific conditions, poultry litter becomes a highly porous material with a large surface area.

More definitions of pelletize

Definition of pelletize in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kərf
a slit made by cutting with a saw