aerosol

  1. a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas
  2. a dispenser that forces a liquid out as a fine spray when a button is pressed

Aerosol

An aerosol is a colloid of fine solid particles or liquid droplets, in air or another gas. Examples of aerosols include haze, dust, particulate air pollutants and smoke. The liquid or solid particles have diameter mostly smaller than 1 μm or so; larger particles with a significant settling speed make the mixture a suspension, but the distinction ...
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aerosol

Compare with colloid. A colloid in which solid particles or liquid droplets are suspended in a gas. Smoke is an example of a solid aerosol; fog is an example of a liquid aerosol.
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aerosol

(ār´o-sol) a colloid system in which solid or liquid particles are suspended in a gas, especially a suspension of a drug or other substance to be dispensed in a cloud or mist.
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aerosol

[n] - a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas 2. [n] - a dispenser that forces a liquid out as a fine spray when a button is pressed
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aerosol

<pharmacology> A suspension or dispersion of fine particles of a solid or liquid in a gas which can be atomised into a fine mist for inhalation therapy. ... Often colloids with a gaseous dispersing phase and either liquid (fog) or solid (smoke) dispersed phase; used in fumigation or in inhalation therapy; may contain propellent agents. ... (2...
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aerosol

aerosol container noun a dispenser that holds a substance under pressure and that can release it as a fine spray (usually by means of a propellant gas)
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Aerosol

1. Small droplets or particles suspended in the atmosphere, typically containing sulfur. They are usually emitted naturally (e.g. in volcanic eruptions) and as the result of anthropogenic (human) activities such as burning fossil fuels. 2. The pressurized gas used to propel substances out of a container.
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Aerosol

1. Small droplets or particles suspended in the atmosphere, typically containing sulfur. They are usually emitted naturally (e.g. in volcanic eruptions) and as the result of anthropogenic (human) activities such as burning fossil fuels. 2. The pressurized gas used to propel substances out of a container.
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aerosol

a cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas
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Aerosol

A colloid in which solid particles or liquid droplets are suspended in a gas. Smoke is an example of a solid aerosol; fog is an example of a liquid aerosol.Aerosol paint products have not contained chlorofluorocarbons (CFC's) since 1978.
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Aerosol

A colloid in which solid particles or liquid droplets are suspended in a gas. Smoke is an example of
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aerosol

A colloidal dispersion of liquid or solid particles (0.1–100µm diameter) in a gas. Examples include smoke (solid particles in air), mist, fog, and haze in the atmosphere. Large quantities are often regarded as pollutants. Aerosol particles can remain in suspension for hours, or even indefin...
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Aerosol

A finely divided material suspended in air or other gaseous environment.
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Aerosol

A gaseous suspension of fine particles.
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Aerosol

A player who rarely hits the ball in a consistent line. One who sprays the ball.
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Aerosol

A pressurised container that can deliver a solvent, propellant and paint mix for a professional finish, or provide power to enable airbrushing of paint.
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AEROSOL

A product feature that uses compressed gas to spray the product from its container.
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Aerosol

A product feature that uses compressed gas to spray the product from its container.
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AEROSOL

A product feature that uses compressed gas to spray the product from its container.
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Aerosol

A product that uses compressed gas to spray the coating from its container.
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Aerosol

A small particle or a liquid suspended in air.
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aerosol

a solution of a drug which can be atomized into a fine mist for inhalation therapy.
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Aerosol

A suspension of any solid particles or liquid droplets in air.
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aerosol

a system of liquid or solid particles uniformly distributed in a finely divided state through a gas, usually air. Aerosol particles play an ... [12 related articles]
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