|1.||(tr) to squeeze or force out|
|2.||(tr) to produce (moulded sections of plastic, metal, etc) by ejection under pressure through a suitably shaped nozzle or die|
|3.||(tr) to chop up or pulverize (an item of food) and re-form it to look like a whole: a factory-made rod of extruded egg|
|4.||a less common word for protrude|
|[C16: from Latin extrūdere to thrust out, from trūdere to push, thrust]|
extrude ex·trude (ĭk-strōōd')
v. ex·trud·ed, ex·trud·ing, ex·trudes
To thrust, force, or press out.
To protrude or project.