What is a mortar and pestle and how is it used?
It is a small bowl and grinder used to crush/pulp medication, herbs and spices as well as other things.
The pestle is used for pounding and grinding, and the mortar is the bowl.
The pestle and mortar is a bowl with a miniature club. The pestle and mortar are used for grinding/pounding herbs/spices.
The word pestle is generally used in connection with the word mortar. It is from Latin pistillum, an instrument used for crushing; the mortar is a kind of bowl, and the pestle is used to crush a substance to powder in the mortar.
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A mortar and pestle are used to grind substances into smaller particles.
A pestle is a tool used for grinding. It is usually paired with a mortar, which is a solid robust bowl. The pestle is a heavy rod with a rounded end that is used to grind items within the mortar. PESTLE stands for - Political , economical , social, technological, legal and environmental.
A mortar and pestle is a tool used to grind and mix substances, including chemicals in a laboratory and also food in the kitchen. The pestle is a heavy small bat, made from porcelain, wood or other materials, whose rounded end is used for pounding and grinding. The mortar is a bowl, which can be made from porcelain, wood, carved stone or other materials. The substance is ground between the pestle and the mortar by… Read More
A mortar and pestle is used for the grinding and combining of dry ingredients. It is a good tool to use to make seasoned salts as a condiment.
Mortar is a round bottom thick walled container in which a solid material may be grinned while pestle is a long cylindrical wide based rod used for grinding in mortar.
it is still called a mortar and pestle :) at least thats what our science teacher said..
The mortar and pestle isn't made by players in the game. You can purchase on from herblore shops such as the one in Taverley.
A mortar and pestle is a tool used to crush, grind, and mix substances. The pestle is a heavy bat shaped stick whose end is used for pounding and grinding, and the mortar is a bowl, typically made of hard wood, marble, clay, or stone.
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The mortar and pestle are used to crush solids into powder: it is often used as a symbol for pharmacists in the US, and is the subject of a very funny Danny Kaye wordplay bit in the movie "The Court Jester" having to do with "the vessel with the pestle". Please see the related link below:
A mortar and pestle is often used for crushing up items into a powder. It is often used in the kitchen for crushing spices into a powder as well as crushing other dried goods. A pestle and mortar is used in chemistry to powder solids, sometimes in order to make them more readily dissolved.
Mortar and pestle is something you use to crush certain items, but if you are thinking of a WW2 mortar then its a type of bomb that people used to throw
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A pestle is a bowl, usually made from a very heavy and dense stone used to crush seeds, herbs and spices in by using a mortar, which is made usually from the same stone. The two are usually used together, "Now grind the rock salt with your mortar and pestle until you have fine granules."
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I built a brick and mortar business from the ground-up. I used a pestle and mortar to crush herbs and make a special elixir. I used my mortar to blow up my enemies.
The Roman poet, Juvenal might have invented the mortar and pestle, but it is not known exactly who invented it. The earliest mortars and pestles found were dated to 35,000 years ago.
The mortar and pestle is a instrument use in laboratory, it is use to crushed and to make it small.
to crush a substance into powder
we clean it with the help of accetone
That is a mortar and pestle.
Chemicals are ground into powder using a mortar and pestle.
It depends which meaning of mortar you want... The army fired a single mortar as a warning shot. The chemist ground the powder in a mortar and pestle The builder used mortar to bond the bricks together Mortar is either a missile, a bowl, or cement.
It's called a mortar and pestle and is used to grind, crush and mix solids. In chemistry, trituration (reducing particle size by grinding) can be used to purify a compound containing soluble impurities. The compound is ground up using the mortar and pestle then is rinsed in a solvent in which the impurity will dissolve but the desired compound will remain.
The dictionary definition of a pestle is: a heavy tool with a rounded end, used for crushing and grinding substances such as spices or drugs, typically in a mortar. In other words, a pestle is use to grind small quantities of substances into a powder.
To grind substances into small particles.
To crush solids into powders for experiments.
Use them on a Pestle and Mortar.
Crucible, pestle and mortar
Powders and tablets:-)
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You use pestle and mortar on your item.
You can crush then with a pestle and mortar to get unicorn dust, which then can be used in herblore i think :)
Mortar is a very hard bowl in which softer substances are ground or pounded to a powder with a pestle. This site has a picture: http://bowerykitchens.com/bgmp-80.html
A mortar and pestle
Grind them up in a mortar and pestle.
I believe you use a pestle and mortar on them and they will become crushed.
You need a mortar and pestle at least but you can upgrade to more
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Pestle is both a noun (the object) and a verb (an action) "to pestle" is to grind or pound as if with the object. examples: Her thoughts were pestled by the constant interruption of Darryl and his obnoxious yappy dog. You should pestle that before brewing, she said with a smile. Hand me that pestle, would you? The vessel with the pestle has the brew that is true. This mortar needs a finer pestle. My… Read More
I purchased a mortar, without pestle, for $20.00 in April of 2009 in the US state of Minnesota. It is marked: WEDGWOOD BEST COMPOSITION and also bears the number 4, all impressed in the bottom.
No, you cannot grind marble chips using a pestle and mortar. This tool is typically used for more kitchen applications then home repair.
They are used for pounding and grinding solid substances to make them into smaller particles for ease of handling etc.