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English definition of “grind”

grind

verb [T] (CRUSH)   /ɡrɑɪnd/ (past tense and past participle ground  /ɡrɑʊnd/)
to crush a substance between hard, moving surfaces into small pieces or a powder: Every morning I go to the kitchen and grind some coffee. Add a teaspoon of freshly ground black pepper.
(Definition of grind verb (CRUSH) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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