Pronunciation: (ik-strOOd'), [key]
—v., -trud•ed, -trud•ing.
1. to thrust out; force or press out; expel: to extrude molten rock.
2. to form (metal, plastic, etc.) with a desired cross section by forcing it through a die.
1. to protrude.
2. to be extruded: This metal extrudes easily.
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