Definition of extrusion in English:


Pronunciation /ɛkˈstruːʒ(ə)n//ɪkˈstruːʒ(ə)n/


  • See extrude

    • ‘The extra length is achieved simply by using longer extrusions in the construction of the body without any loss in torsional rigidity.’
    • ‘Far more likely that the production of that smelter will go to providing extrusions so that the locals can have windows that don't fall out.’
    • ‘The work is highly dangerous, a full grown bluefin tuna is 3/4 of a ton of muscle with sharp extrusions along its upper edge, injuries are commonplace.’
    • ‘In places they are topped with an unexplained volcanic extrusion, giving some of the highest peaks a hardened lava cap.’
    • ‘These massive black igneous extrusions, circled by sand, are decorated with immense boulders improbably balanced and polished by the Saharan winds.’