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They can report on air quality status, offer up-to-the-minute notifications if certain particulate matter spikes, and even make automatic adjustments to the airflow if needed.

The decision re-establishes a limit defined in 2012 for fine particulate matter, better known as soot.

The panel included epidemiologists, physicians, biostatisticians and other experts who specialize in particulate pollution.

Certainly geo-engineering is a controversial field, and solar radiation management, casting dust, or particulates, into the atmosphere, are heavily discussed.

One recent study shows that high concentrations of particulate matter from wildfire smoke can significantly increase the odds of seeking emergency care.

The concentration of PM2.5, the smallest particulate matter, is at 153 micrograms per cubic meter.

Burning charcoal generates hydrocarbons, particulate air pollution, wildfires, and carbon footprints.

Neither the particulate nor the chemical theories help us here.

Cricetine rodents chew plant and animal foods thoroughly; contents of their stomachs appear as finely-particulate fragments.

These results of experiments are commonly understood to prove the particulate character of the agents so studied.

The result is a case of particulate inheritance—the single comb being inherited anteriorly and the oo comb posteriorly.


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On this page you'll find 70 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to particulate, such as: crude, grainy, harsh, chapped, coarse-grained, and granular.

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