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English definition of “grind”

grind

verb [T] (MAKE SMALLER)    /ɡraɪnd/ (ground, ground)
to make something into small pieces or a powder by pressing between hard surfaces : to grind coffee Shall I grind a little black pepper over your pizza ? They grind the grain into flour (= make flour by crushing grain ) between two large stones .Squeezing and grinding
(Definition of grind verb (MAKE SMALLER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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