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noun as in spray

noun as in spray can

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There is still so much that we do not understand about secondary organic aerosols, and these studies are very important to push the field forward.

First, people would have to breathe in the fomite aerosols, notes Julian Tang.

They’re infectious and they’re breathing out aerosols when they talk.

To catch the tiny aerosols that might be carrying the coronavirus, filters need a high enough MERV — yes, MERV.

Evidence also suggests that smaller aerosol particles, spread while talking or breathing, can lead to transmission.

Graffiti artists and admirers came from all over the world to paint and marvel at the giant aerosol opuses.

At around midnight, Tuesday morning, the world-renowned, aerosol-covered warehouses were painted white.

So Rey and Maupin sprayed the guards with their own Mace-type aerosol and took off running in a panic.

One Christian man complained about “the idea that angels would forsake their divinity for aerosol cologne,” according to Jezebel.

The aerosol mist of blood would have been visible through the scope.

It was a little stainless-steel aerosol canister that looked for all the world like a pepper-spray self-defense unit.

Solvents and aerosol sprays also decrease the heart and respiratory rates, and impair judgment.

She flinched and misted a cloud of aerosol capsicum ahead of her.

A drop or so of the aerosol on the skin is enough, I understand.


On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to aerosol, such as: sprayer, sprinkler, atomizer, drizzle, droplets, and duster.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.