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Dispersion is an accuracy-related metric that tracks performance under varying environmental conditions.

The more technical term is a radiological dispersion device.

So she worked with local musicians to meticulously track the dispersion of air from instruments with mouthpieces.

Using measurements of this dispersion, Hagstotz and colleagues estimated the distances to nine FRBs.

This resulted in an unprecedented dispersion of property ownership.

Egyptian president Morsi prays fervently in front row as an imam calls for the dispersion of the Jews.

Geographical dispersion also presents cheating opportunities.

Here are four distinct predictions; national peculiarity, grievous oppression, universal dispersion and remarkable preservation.

The dispersion of the gusts shakes the streaming locks of the wind upon the four corners of the horizon.

In February, 1778, there was almost a famine in the camp, and Washington feared a general mutiny and dispersion.

The elaboration of the meanings of the Swastika indicated above and its dispersion or migrations form the subject of this paper.

The camp was stormed, and with the dispersion of its defenders the revolt came suddenly to an end.


On this page you'll find 16 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to dispersion, such as: diffusion, distribution, and scattering.

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