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Form or shape (a substance) into pellets.
- ‘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.’
- ‘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.’
- ‘The pelletizing is done using a commercially available pellet mill at the researchers' facility.’
- ‘There's only one thing that will revive the toms, courgettes, rocket, spinach and fennel - pelletised chicken manure.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.